Workshop “Marie Skłodowska Curie Individual Fellowships: how to



“Marie Skłodowska Curie Individual Fellowships: how to write a successful proposal”

AREA Science Park

Congress Centre (C Building- Meeting room)

Padriciano 99 – 34149 Trieste

1 July 2014

The workshop, organised by Welcome Office Friuli Venezia Giulia in cooperation with APRE FVG network, presents an overview of

Marie Skłodowska Curie Individual Fellowships (IF) ,


in-depth training

to those researchers who are going to submit a

project proposal in the upcoming call


The workshop also provides useful and practical tips on how

to write a successful proposal by analysing,

Form B step by step,

according to key criteria such as “Excellence”, “Impact” and “Implementation”.

Valuable suggestions will be given in relation to form and content of the CVs to be included in the proposal.


one-to-one meetings will be organised to pre-screen prospective project proposals


Participants will also benefit from the

perspective of a talented researcher

, who has been awarded a Marie

Curie fellowship (under FP7).

The event will be led by Ms.

Katia Insogna - APRE, National Contact Point of Marie Skłodowska Curie


with a longstanding experience as NCP on the international mobility programme (i.e. People), as a trainer and on European projects drafting and management.

The workshop’s official language is English (with no translation in Italian) and it is organised and hosted at

AREA Science Park (Padriciano Campus, Trieste - Italy).



Registration and welcome coffee

Session I

9.30 – 10.00

Marie Skłodowska Curie Actions - Individual Fellowships (MSC): what is new in


Structure, funding scheme, submission process.

(Katia Insogna – NCP APRE Roma)

10.00 – 11.15

How to write a successful proposal according to the evaluation process

Practical suggestions on how to write compelling contents in Form B taking into account key criteria.


Katia Insogna – NCP APRE Roma)


11.15 – 11.30

Tips and tricks to write a winning project proposal: a researcher’s successful story!

(Ellen Dirkx – Marie Curie Fellow ICGEB – Trieste)

11.30 – 11. 45


Session II

11.45 – 12.45

One–to– one meetings with the expert!

(Ginevra Tonini – APRE FVG Trieste Helpdesk & Katia Insogna – NCP APRE Roma)

12.45 - 13.00



Closing of the workshop