Questions tagged [marie-curie]

Questions related to the European Union's Marie Skłodowska-Curie (Marie Curie) programmes, which are fellowship programmes for researcher training and career development.

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How to handle a title (PostDoc) I consider misleading?

I have been granted a Marie Curie fellowship recently, and as some of you might know, one of the requirements is a PhD or 4 years of equivalent research experience (This question is related to that). ...
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Postdoc Fellowships Collision

I recently won a 2-year postdoc fellowship in a prestigious EU university (funded by the university itself). I also applied a few months ago for a Marie Curie Individual Fellowship selecting as host ...
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Why is the Marie Curie Individual Fellowship only for 'experienced researchers'?

The Marie Curie Individual Fellowship (IF) has the following eligibility requirement: "Researchers must be experienced researchers (ER), i.e. at the date of the call deadline (for IF) ... be in ...
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How much actual funding does a Marie Curie fellowship entail?

The EU has a research fellowship program named after Physicist Marie Skłodowska-Curie. The website lacks a bunch of information, but I'm specifically interested in understanding what kind of funding ...
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Ownership of equipment purchases during Marie-Curie Individual fellowship

I know there is a related question Does equipment purchased with grants stay with the PI? but I'm not sure if Individual Marie-Curie Fellowship follow different rules. I am talking about personal ...
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Proposing current postdoc supervisor as a Marie Curie mentor

The Marie Curie Global Fellowship involves 2 years in a university outside Europe and 1 year in a university in Europe. I'm applying together with my current postdoc supervisor, who is a fantastic ...
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Marie Curie IF, can secondments be hosted by my PhD institution? [closed]

I would like to include an official secondment in my Marie Curie fellowship to be carried out at the Institution where I got my PhD (a couple of years ago). I understand that Marie Curie is about ...
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How to find host institution - Marie-Curie individual fellowship [closed]

How to find the list of host institution for Marie-Curie individual fellowship? Does it mean that the host institution must have already received or get approved for Marie-Curie individual fellowship? ...
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Host Institution - Marie-Curie individual fellowship

I am planning to apply for a Marie-Curie individual fellowship. Should I be already a Postdoctoral Fellow at a particular University, which will also be the host Institution? In other words, could I ...
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As the domestic partner of a Marie Curie Fellow, what resource(s) should I consult? [closed]

Or to put this simply, what's a husband with his own skills to do while his wife is a fellow? We're excited by my wife's well earned opportunity to travel and participate in the culture of another ...
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Marie Curie fellowship - family allowance

Am I entitled for a family allowance if my family (a husband and children) don't live in the same country where my host institution is?
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Should I quit if I'm having problems with the Marie Curie industry partner?

Unfortunately I am having a really hard time with the industry partners that have made me think I should quit. First of all, they are aggressive every time I come up with a research idea, and they ...
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Marie Curie early researcher (ITN) PhD in management at average ranked business school versus regular PhD at a strong brand name

I have been offered a Marie Curie Fellowship as a PhD researcher. That means I would be employed by the business school to carry out 3 years of a PhD project approved by European Commission. I would ...
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For PhD, prestigious fellowship at university with poor infrastructure, or prestigious university? [closed]

Two PhD positions were offered to me: EPFL in Lausanne (Switzerland) In Italy, through a H2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie fellowship. I know that Marie Curie are quite prestigious, but also EPFL is ...
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What is the non-European perception of Marie-Curie postdoctoral fellowships?

I recently posted the above question along with another in the same post and was asked to post this one separately. I have received a Marie-Curie individual fellowship from the European Commission. ...
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Can I deviate from my fellowship proposal?

I got the prestigious Marie Curie individual fellowship (postdoc). The proposal I wrote is good but I'm not sure if I want to stick to it 100%. What is the expectation for such fellowships in this ...
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How to change PHD sponsored by Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellowship [closed]

I come from an EU country, and I am doing a PHD funded by a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Innovative Training Network (ITN). The problem is that, after almost a year spent here, I realize that I do not ...
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The Curious Case of Disappearing Funds

I am a Marie Curie early stage researcher in a H2020 funded project (early training network, for those aware of the terminology), that's spread between several universities in Europe (including where ...
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Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions scholarship reserve list [closed]

I applied for the Marie Curie Global Fellowship, and I was placed in the reserve list. Does anyone have experience of people placed in the reserve list who eventually got funded?
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Where can I find a list of Marie Curie fellowship-funded projects?

If such a list does exist, it should since the funding comes from public money. I would like to see as much information as possible. I am interested in the Individual Fellowship but I guess any Marie ...
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First, third, or “we” for Marie Curie Individual Fellowship

Maybe I am overthinking this. But which person should I use in the fellowship application? There are sections about the actual science, about the applicant, and about the exchange with the host ...