2 - 3 June 2022
Two-day online training and information event, hosted by
Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz and presented by KoWi - European Liaison Office of the German Reserach Organizations
Postdoc interested in applying for the Marie-Skłodowska-Curie Postdoctoral Fellowship together with one of the FORTHEM partner universities.
In cooperation with the European Liaison Office of the German Research Organizations (KoWi), Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz (JGU) hosts a two-days training and information event on the Marie-Skłodowska-Curie Postdoctoral Fellow-ships. On day one, speakers will give an overall introduction to the funding scheme and provide an insight on rules and conditions as well as the evaluation process.
On day two – the Masterclass - an intensive proposal writing training is provided to Postdocs who already have a concrete project idea and are prepared to apply for a fellowship together with one of the FORTHEM partner universities. While day one is open in general to young researchers, prospective supervisors, and research managers, participation on day two is restricted to 12 participants. Postdoctoral students need to apply for this training on day two in a competitive procedure (please find the call conditions below). Active participation in group work activities and joint work on proposal chapters is required.
In order to be able to participate in the Masterclass Training on day two you need
- to be a Postdoc interested in applying for the Marie-Skłodowska-Curie Postdoctoral Fellowship together with one of the FORTHEM partner universities
- to already have a concrete project idea and in the best case already know your prospective supervisor (not mandatory)
- to turn in a max. 2000 characters long project abstract and a short CV mentioning your research experience after PhD, which you should have finished not longer than 7 years ago (exceptions possible)
- to fully complete the application form.