04 Nov

Information meeting about Co-funding of programmes for doctoral and post-doctoral candidates

When:

4 November 2021 10:00 - 11:00

Where:

Digital and Digital

Type of event:

Seminar

Target group:

Strategic decision-makers within organizations that fund programmes for doctoral and post-doctoral training

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About the event

Norwegian R&I institutions can apply for cofunding of programmes for doctoral and post-doctoral training via the MSCA COFUND action. This meeting is primaraly directed towards strategic decicion makers at institutional level and others who would like to structure recruitment and financing of young researchers at this level.

Many people do not know about COFUND or know what this activity under MSCA entails. In the course of 1.5 hours, you will get a grip on whether COFUND is an opportunity for your institution The agenda of the meeting is basically two presentations plus Q&A. The first speaker is COFUND Call Coordinator at the EC Research Executive Agency (REA) Alexandra Goncalves Pedersen who will inform of the call 2021. Next Prof. Anders Malthe-Sørenssen from the University of Oslo will speak of his experience with planning a proposal, applying for and get funded and then implement the project CompSci. Finally, there will be a question-and-answer session.

COFUND 2021 has a deadline 10. February 2022, budget 89 million euro. The MSCA intends to have annual deadlines throughout Horizon Europe. Here you can find information about Norwegian COFUNDed projects:

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