Information Event: MSCA Co-funding of regional, national and international programmes (COFUND)

The UK Research Office (UKRO), in its capacity as UK National Contact Point for the Horizon 2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA), is holding an information event on the 2018 Co-funding of regional, national and international programmes (COFUND) call for proposals, with the deadline of 27 September 2018.

Aim of the COFUND

Co-funding of regional, national and international programmes (COFUND) co-fund new or existing regional, national or international programmes to open up international, inter-sectoral and interdisciplinary research training. Co-funding is available for post-doctoral fellowship programmes and for doctoral training programmes.

Aim of the event

The event aim to provide participants with an in-depth overview of the COFUND scheme. Participants should gain a clear understanding of the proposal format for each scheme and the key issues relating to planning, writing and submitting proposals. Key insights into financial matters and the evaluation process will also be provided by an invited speaker from the Research Executive Agency (REA).

Programme outline

The event at SOAS University of London on Thursday 17 May will start at 13:00 and finish by 16:45 (with registration from 12:30).

Agenda

UKRO, MSCA NCP Slides;

Introduction to COFUND, financial rules, Research Executive Agency;

COFUND Evaluation, Research Executive Agency;

TRAIN@Ed Fellowship Programme Case Study, University of Edinburgh;

Registration 

Attendance is free of charge, thanks to the support from SOAS University of London, but registration is mandatory. Places will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. UKRO will confirm your attendance in advance. Further information on the venue will be provided to delegates once they have registered.

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Information Event: MSCA Co-funding of regional, national and international programmes (COFUND)
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17 May 2018
SOAS University of London, London
16 May 2018 00:00
MSCA