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Thursday, 17 Jun


EURAXESS: MSCA Postdoctoral Fellowship Call 2021 - Hosting offers from Europe - Part 2

Organised by EURAXESS India and EU Delegation India


Do you plan to apply for the upcoming 2021 MSCA-Postdoctoral Fellowship? Are you looking for a host institution in Europe? Then this webinar is for you!

In a series of 3 exclusive webinars, during the month of June, we are inviting selected European countries/institutions to present their hosting offer opportunities for candidates from India.

In the webinars participants will learn about:

  • Overview of the 2021 MSCA-PF Call
  • Introduction of selected countries/institutions
  • Respective hosting offer(s)
  • Guidelines on how candidates can apply/approach potential host labs/departments
  • Available support structure during the drafting of the application proposal.

What is the MSCA Postdoctoral Fellowship about?

The aim of the MSCA Postdoctoral Fellowships is to equip postdoctoral researchers with complementary professional skills for their future careers through the implementation of a personalised research project. International, interdisciplinary and intersectoral mobility is the central element here.

The 2021 Call is expected to open on June 22 (tbc) and close on October 12 (tbc)

Who is eligible?

Researchers of any nationality and from all scientific disciplines with a doctoral degree and a maximum of 8 years of full-time post-graduate research experience at the time of the submission deadline are eligible to apply.

Where can I carry out the Fellowship?

European Postdoctoral Fellowships are available at a host institution in any of the 27 EU Member States or at a host institution in any of the countries that will be associated to the EU's Horizon Europe Framework programme.

The mobility rule applies to all applicants: they may not have lived or worked in the host institution’s country for more than 12 months in the 36 months prior to the submission deadline.

Who should participate?

This webinar is open to potential applicants to the 2021 MSCA Postdoctoral Fellowship Call of any nationality.

It is advisable for applicants to have a clear idea about the scope of their proposed research project.

When will this webinar take place?

This 90min webinar will take place on Thursday, June 17 from 3:00pm IST onwards. Please ensure you confirm the timing in the time zone where you are based!

More details: Webinar: MSCA Postdoctoral Fellowship Call 2021 - Hosting offers from Europe - Part 2 | EURAXESS (