Marie Skłodowska-Curie Postdoctoral Fellowships 2021

Deadline for Expressions of Interest for the 2021 round is 2nd August 2021

The Institute of Modern Languages Research hosted a workshop on applications for this scheme on 7th July 2021 (while this workshop had a focus on Latin Americanists, it would be of use to all applicants) - you can now view the workshop presentation at the following page: 

We have produced a 'Frequently Asked Questions' document related to questions that arose from the above workshop, which you can download here.


The School of Advanced Study is inviting Expressions of Interest for the 2021 round of the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Postdoctoral Fellowships scheme (deadline Monday 2nd August 2021)

Member institutes of the School of Advanced Study (SAS) welcome proposals from suitably qualified applicants for the Horizon Europe Marie Skłodowska-Curie Postdoctoral Fellowships 2021 scheme (previously known as Individual Fellowships). These prestigious grants support individual, transnational fellowships for promising researchers seeking employment in member states, associated countries and some non-associated countries. Applications to this scheme are made jointly by the researcher and host organisation.

The Application Deadline is: 12th October 2021

Process: Expressions of interest must be submitted by 17:00 (British Summer Time) on Monday 2nd August 2021 to the director of their chosen institute, copying The expression of interest should include:

  • CV
  • A 100-word abstract
  • An outline (2 pages maximum) of the research proposal, including intended publication outputs
  • Identification of potential mentor (if not the director)

Applicants to be supported by the School of Advanced Study will be informed by Friday 6th August 2021. Thereafter the School protocols will be outlined to the applicants and all necessary support structures will be put in place to ensure the application can be submitted in time for the deadline.

UKRO Factsheet on MSCA Actions and Mobility to the UK: A new factsheet on the UKRO Portal gives information on potential visa options for researchers coming to the UK on Marie Skłodowska Curie Actions (MSCA) schemes. Please note: this document gives general information on available visa routes into the UK and is not designed to give immigration advice to individuals. UKRO is not legally permitted to provide immigration advice on individual cases.