The call for the Marie Curie Individual Fellowships has opened on 8 April 2020 and will close at 4.00 pm on 9 September 2020.
Due to the volume of bids that are received by RDS every year, the internal deadlines will be strictly applied to ensure that the pre-award team can provide all interested academics with optimal support in a timely manner.
The European Commission has provided guidance and ideally, work should already have commenced or should shortly commence between yourself and your proposed Research Fellow.
8 April 2020: Call has opened – start reading guidance and commence application with Fellow.
20 July 2020: Contact Ainar Blaudums, the EU & International Research Facilitator (details below) with an indication that you wish to apply to this call.
12 August 2020: Latest date for Intention to Bid forms to be submitted to your Faculty Funding Development Officer (FDO).
1. Where ITB forms are received after 12 August 2020, RDS will work with you to find an alternative funding opportunity.
2. If you have a draft application ready at this date for a preliminary review and bid development support, please forward this to Ainar.
19 August 2020: Costing to be finalised and complete draft application to be sent to FDO for internal approvals process.
26 August 2020: More advanced draft application to be sent to Ainar for further bid development support.
9 September 2020: Submission deadline – latest date to formally submit on the European Commission Portal.
If you have any queries, please contact Ainar Blaudums, the EU & International Research Facilitator.