Information Session on the Marie Skłodowska-‐Curie (MSCA) Individual
Fellowships (IF) and Research and Innovation Staff Exchange (RISE)
-‐ Supporting post-‐doctoral research in Europe -‐
Ma Chung Research Center for Photosynthetic Pigments (MRCPP),
Ma Chung R&D Center Building 3rd Floor, Universitas Ma Chung, Villa Puncak Tidar N01,
Malang 65151, Jawa Timur
17 November, 2016, 09:00 – 12:00 AM
What is the about?
The European Commission’s Marie Skłodowska-‐Curie Actions (MSCA) support research training and career development focused on innovation skills. The programme funds worldwide and cross-‐sector mobility that implements excellent research in any field. There are MSCA grants for all stages of a researcher's career, from PhD candidates to highly experienced researchers.
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 research-‐performing organisation in ASEAN. This is one of Europe’s most competitive and prestigious awards. The generous annual 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
What you will learn?
What are these funding schemes about?
V Am I eligible?
V Why should I apply?
V How can I apply?
V Hear from past Marie Curie Fellows on their experience & application advice
Who are the speakers?
Simon Grimley is the Regional Representative for the European Commission-‐funded EU RAXESS ASEAN-‐Researchers in Motion initiative. EURAXESS ASEAN is a network of European and international researchers, scientists, and scholars looking to strengthen research collaboration between Europe and Southeast Asia. This multidisciplinary network includes members at all stages of their careers. It allows them to connect with each other and with Europe, ensuring that they can identify potential research partners as well as funding and mobility opportunities.
Tatas H.P. Brotosudarmo is a Marie Curie Fellow currently working as a principal investigator and the director of a National Center of Excellence Ma Chung Research Center for Photosynthetic Pigments (MRCPP), a member of the Indonesia Academy of Young Scientist (ALMI) and serves as the President Elect of the Indonesia Chemical Society (HKI). During his Marie Curie Fellowship (2007 – 2010), he received benefits of involvement in international interdisciplinary research collaboration and personal development workshops that allowed him to train research excellence, management, communication and leadership in a balance.
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