MARIE CURIE RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP
Researchers’ Mobility and Training
Marie Curie Actions help to fund all kinds of training and mobility opportunities for researchers throughout their careers.
The last calls of Marie Curie Research Fellowship will be opened on 14th March until mid-August. The next and new typologies of these opportunities will be launched with the new Research Programme “Horizon 2020” in 2014, therefore it is decisive to apply now.
Ca’ Foscari University of Venice invites all researchers from abroad to apply for a grant here.
Boost you career, fill in this Expression of Interest http://www.unive.it/nqcontent.cfm?a_id=148343 and you
will get all the support for setting-up your proposal.
The Marie Curie Actions aim to strengthen the human capital in research and technology in
Europe, by stimulating people to take up the profession of a researcher, encouraging
European researchers to stay in Europe, and attracting the best researchers from the entire
world to Europe.
Types of grants
1. IEF – Intra European Fellowships for Career Development
This action aims to support the career development of researchers for enhancing their
individual competence diversification in terms of skills at multidisciplinary level and
intersectoral experiences. The research will be carried out in a host organization from another
Member State or associated country for a period of 12 to 24 months.
2. IOF – International Outgoing Fellowships for Career Development
This action enhances the international dimension of European researchers’ career by
financing research project carry out in two different countries, for the first phase the
researcher will be hosted in a host organization based in a Third Country and for the second
phase in a European institute. The fellowship has a duration of 24 to 36 months.
3. IIF – International Incoming Fellowship
This action reinforces the incoming top-class researchers active in a Third Country to conduct
a project research in a European institute, with a view to developing a mutually-beneficial
research co-operation between Europe and a Third Country. The fellowship has duration of
12-14 months, with a possible return phase for researchers from International Cooperation
The research topic will be freely chosen by the researchers in collaboration with the
scientific supervisor of the host organization.
Researchers must have obtained a doctoral degree or have at least 4 years’ full-time
equivalent research experience and must not have resided or carried out their main
activity in the country of their organization for more than 12 months in the 3 years
prior the call deadline.
The European financial contribution for a Marie Curie Fellowship is a flat-rate for the
entire period of the project. It provides the following entries yearly allocated:
Living Allowance = employment contract
Researchers with less than 10 years experience ? 58.500
Researchers with more than 10 years experience ? 87.500
Mobility Allowance = personal household, relocation and travel ? 8.400 (?700 expenses monthly) Researcher without family ? 12.000 (? 1.000 Researcher with family monthly)
Training Expenses = research-related costs, meetings, conference ? 9.600 (? 800
attendance, training actions, courses monthly)
? 8.400 (? 700 Overheads = general costs monthly)
Individual "Marie Curie" Fellowships: Expression of Interest
to Calls 2013 - Ca' Foscari University of Venice
Research proposals are welcome from all areas of scientific and technological research. You must have either a doctoral degree or at least 4 years full-time research experience, after obtaining a degree permitting you to embark on a doctorate.
Types of Grants:
; IEF- Intra-European Fellowships - Researchers based in EU Member States or Associated
Countries can apply for an IEF at Ca' Foscari University.
; IIF- International Incoming Fellowships - Funding mobility of researchers moving from
Third Countries to Europe. Top-Researchers active in non-EU countries will be financed
to carry out excellent research at Ca' Foscari University.
; IOF- International Outgoing Fellowships - Funding European researchers conducting
high-level research in non-EU countries. You will acquire new knowledge in Third
Countries and you will be bring it back and apply at Ca' Foscari Univesity.
Duration of contracts: 12 - 36 months with attractive salary and benefits. Deadline for expression of interest: June 20, 2013.
Info on our academic staff and related research areas:
General Info: http://ec.europa.eu/research/mariecurieactions/index_en.htm
Contacts - Staff of Research Area: http://www.unive.it/nqcontent.cfm?a_id=420&id=111608