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Horizon Europe: Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions


Celebrating 25 successful years of the MSCA

This month we celebrate 25 years of extraordinary contributions of the MSCA in fostering excellence amongst a highly diverse scientific community!

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Under Horizon Europe’s Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions, the European Commission funds research and innovation projects to boost top researchers’ careers through mobility and innovative doctoral and postdoctoral training. Find out more in this video and factsheets:

Following feedback from various stakeholders, there are a number of changes to the MSCA under Horizon Europe (2021-2027), compared to the previous programme Horizon 2020 (2014-2020). Please consult this page to discover the differences.

Funding opportunities

Apply for funding

Information on eligibility for MSCA fellowships and project funding

Overview of the application process, guidance and templates

How to manage your project / fellowship


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The 25th anniversary of the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) is the perfect occasion to delve deeper into some of the groundbreaking discoveries of four MSCA-backed Nobel Prize winners, and to look at how their research, alongside Marie Curie’s, has changed our world for the better.

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Over the last 25 years the MSCA programme has funded 11,772 projects and 145,000 researchers, of which 12 are Nobel Laureates. This month, we celebrate the extraordinary contributions of the MSCA in fostering excellence amongst a diverse and thriving scientific community.