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Arqus Alliance: apply for the MSCA MaRaThoN intensive training program at the University of Padua

From June 9, 2021 to June 18, 2021

Applications open till May 18, 2021

The Arqus European University Alliance places academic cooperation between its member countries at the heart of its ambitions. As part of this initiative, researchers from the Université de Lyon institutions have the opportunity to benefit from the research support schemes provided by other Arqus institutions. The MSCA MaRaThoN@University of Padua 2021 workshop is one of them.

From June 9 to 18, 2021, the University of Padua in Italy is organizing its fifth MSCA MaRaThoN@University of Padua. This intensive training program is open to high-level researchers wishing to apply for the Marie Skłodowska-Curie - 2021 Postdoctoral Fellowships (MSCA-PF 2021) program, provided that they choose the University of Padua as their host institution.

Classes will be interactive and will focus on how to write a successful application.


The Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions

These actions are for experienced researchers (PhD holders) of all ages, from all countries and from all disciplines.

The University of Padua provides a unique opportunity for researchers to work with highly qualified research groups through an extensive interdisciplinary network covering a wide range of scientific fields. Hosting a growing number of postdoctoral fellowships, it gives talented and dedicated scientists the opportunity to join the well-established and vibrant community of Marie Curie Fellows.

Please note: applicants who are not selected for the MSCA-PF 2021 but whose applications receive the “Seal of Excellence” (with a score of 85/100 or above) will be eligible for alternative funding from the University of Padua as part of the MSCA Seal of Excellence@University of Padua program (with a budget of 1.5 million euros for 2022). Find out more


Application dates

  • Application deadline: May 18, 2021
  • Results: May 31, 2021 at the latest
  • Program dates: June 9 to 18, 2021 (ONLINE)
Program and application form on the official webpage

For more information please contact
mariecurie.marathon@unipd.it