Resources in support of your preparation of an MSCA IF grant proposal

What is needed to draft a competitive Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions Individual Fellowships (MSCA-IF) proposal? Find a wealth of resources here.


Official overview of the programme and structure of the proposal:

MSCA IF Guide for Applicants 2018

Make sure you read it!In addition to terms and conditions, this 60+pages documents contains the basic information everyone needs to know before applying to IF, including do's and dont's for your written proposal.



Detailed description of the 2017 call, criteria for success by a European expert

(presentation made by Mr Gonzales, National Contact Point for MSCA, Spain, EURAXESS ASEAN event 2017)

About the MSCA IF and RISE programmes (4.45 MB)

How to find a host institution in Europe for your MSCA-IF proposal (2.96 MB)

How to write a competetive MSCA-IF proposal (4.45 MB)


Personal experience feedback by a freshly awarded IF fellow

A personal experience in preparing an MSCA-IF application (352.73 KB)


Feedback from evaluators on past applications

Strength and weaknesses of past MSCA-IF applications_Standard Panel (383.27 KB)

Strength and weaknesses of past MSCA-IF applications_Society and Enterprise Panel (372.27 KB)


Practical guide to MSCA IF application

Net4Mobility's 'Survival guide to MSCA IF'


Presentations and videos from the hands-on training on MSCA IF on 14 July 2017, Tokyo: Grants in Practice 2017

Presentation files from the 4 day grant training GIP2018 held on 9-12 July 2018, TOkyo-Osaka