Master your Research and Training Needs: MSCA MaRaThoN Call for Applications, University of Padova, Italy

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The 'MSCA Marathon' is organized at the University of Padova by its International Research Office. It offers the possibility to MSCA-IF top candidates to receive training in writing a successful proposal for the next MSCA-IF call with the University of Padova as Host Institution.

During the training programme researchers will get information about the MSCA-IF-2017 call and tips on drafting a successful proposal. Furthermore, candidates will have the possibility to meet potential supervisors, visit laboratories and facilities of the University of Padova and to discuss with MSCA fellows.

20 candidates will be selected by the University of Padova and will receive funding for their travel.

10 candidates will be admitted to the programme at their own expenses in addition to the 20.


You can apply if on the date of the relevant deadline for the submission of IF proposals (September 14, 2017):

a. you are in possession of a PhD or have at least four years of full-time equivalent research experience;

b. you comply with the mobility rule of the MSCA;

c.  you agree to choose the University of Padova as your Host Institution.


Application deadline: April 20, 2017 - at 13.00 Italian time.

Training: 6-8 June 2017


Further information and application: here


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