European Research Day 2016: Effective Proposal Preparation for the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions

    24/11/2016 - 08:00
    Thailand, Bangkok
    25/11/2016 - 18:00
    EURAXESS ASEAN in partnership with NSTDA and with the support of A*STAR and the EU Delegations in Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand

This workshop series is designed for researchers planning to apply to the  2017 Marie-Curie Individual Fellowship (IF) Call and and the 2017 Research and Innovation Staff Exchange (RISE) Call.

Emphasis will be placed on the role of evaluators, and how to successfully describe the potential impact of a proposal. The goal is to provide researchers with the necessary skills to explain the content and potential impact of their research to evaluators who may not be experts in their respective research domains.

Topics to be covered include:

  • Proposal structure
  • Partner Identification
  • Financial aspects
  • Review of sample proposals

Prior to the workshops,  participants will be asked to famaliarise themselves with the Guide for Applicants, the MSCA Workprogramme and the related FAQs .


MSCA Individual Fellowships


The Marie-Skłodowska Curie Actions (MSCA) International Individual Fellowship programme is a mobility research grant scheme that is open to post-doctoral researchers from all over the world. Any Experienced Researcher, from a recent PhD graduate to an emeritus professor, can apply for a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowship to be hosted at a research-performing organisation in Europe. Europe-based researchers can be hosted by any accredited research-performing organisation in ASEAN. The budget includes funding for salary, mobility costs, research costs, and a contribution to the overhead costs of their host organisation.

The next call for application will open on 11 April 2017 with a deadline of 14 September 2017. 

Research and Innovation Staff Exchange (RISE)

RISE aims at international and inter-sector collaboration through promoting research and innovation exchanges of staff. RISE will support short-term mobility of research and innovation staff at all career levels, from the most junior (post-graduate) to the most senior (management), including administrative and technical staff. RISE offers an opportunity to expand and strengthen research networks, to share knowledge and skills, and to strengthen institutional links with Europe.

The next call for application will open on 1 December 2016 with a deadline of 5 April 2017.

Register here.