A Successful Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowship Project: From Proposal to Implementation

Date & Time

Wednesday, 5 June 2019 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm


MSL 101, Michael Smith Laboratories (2185 East Mall)





During this hands-on session we will share the tips on the successful proposal writing, effective grant management and reporting regarding MSCA Individual Fellowships (IF). The focus will be on Individual Fellowships (IF) which are a great option if you are an experienced researcher (holding a PhD or having at least 4 full years of research experience) looking to give your career a boost by working abroad (European & Global Fellowships available) for up to 2 years. They offer exciting new learning opportunities and a chance to add some sparkle to your CV.

During this hands-on session the tips on the successful proposal writing, effective grant management and reporting will be shared.

From an Idea to an MSC Project Proposal

  • Brain W. Nail, Former Marie Curie Postdoctoral Researcher at the University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg; currently Professor of English, Florida State College at Jacksonville

Project Evaluation: Insights from an MSC Reviewer

  • Agnieszka Weinar, Chair of Marie Curie Alumni Association North America Chapter, Adjunct Professor, EURUS, Carleton University

How to Disseminate and Communicate Your Project: Some Ideas

  • Elena Ghezzo, Marie Skłodowska-Curie Global Fellow at the University of Oregon & Department of Environmental Sciences, Informatics, and Statistics of Ca’ Foscari University in Venice, Italy

MSC Project: Lessons Learned

  • Ali Nasseri, Former Marie Curie Early Stage Research Fellow at ISI Foundation, Torino, Italy; currently an Aerospace Consultant, Defense Research and Development Canada


Registration in this session is required, and is available at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeDWqF514ipFoxdOfKuL4LO6Fkgw81qrg_dgb1P0aV2TIpuaQ/viewform.