For the 2013 academic year, the call is open for Intra-European fellowships for career development (IEF). These programs are offered for researchers based in the EU Member States or Associated Countries to carry a research training project in Europe outside their home country prepared by the experienced researcher in liaison with the host organisation.
The award duration of between 12 and 24 months. Take the form of a grant covering up to 100% of the budget. The application deadline is 14 August 2013.
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Researchers based in EU Member States or Associated Countries can apply for an IEF. You must have either a doctoral degree or at least 4 years’ full-time research experience, after obtaining a degree permitting you to embark on a doctorate. Generally, you must carry out the project on the premises of a host organisation in an EU or Associated Country other than your own. Special consideration is also given to those returning to a research career after a break.
Researchers based in EU Member States (Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and UK) or Associated Countries can apply for an IEF.
IEF proposals are welcome from all areas of scientific and technological research. But there is one exception: research areas covered by the EURATOM Treaty cannot be funded.
How to apply
Proposals are submitted in reply to a call for proposals. Calls can be found and proposals submitted through the Participant portal. You can find a list of open Marie Curie Actions calls and useful advice under “Apply now” section of this website.
The financial support takes the form of a grant covering up to 100% of the budget, according to a system of flat rates for eligible cost categories.