MSCA-PF School

Marie Sklodowska Curie Actions - main features

All webinar will be held in English on Unisi’s Webex platform

1. 2021 Call and Experience of a successful applicant

Friday 21st May, 2021 (3 hours)

9.30 - 11.15 Introduction to Research and Grant Management Division DRGM ‘s services and main novelties in MSCA  - Donata Franzi - DRGM, Unisi

11.30-12.30 Experience of a successful applicant,  Luisa Galgani, MSCA-IF-2015 , Department of Biotechnology, Chemistry and Pharmacy, Unisi

2. Experience of two successful applicants + Proposal’s planning”

Friday, May 28 th, 2021 (3 hours)

9.30-10.15 Experience of a successful applicant,  Anselmo Ferreira,  MSCA-IF-2019, Department of Information Engineering and mathematics, Unisi

10.15-11.00 Experience of a successful applicant , Maria del Mar Castro Garcia, MSCA-IF-2017, Department of Department of History and Cultural Heritage, Unisi


11.15-12.30 Quick introduction on how to exploit your idea: objectives, activities and results,  Donata Franzi, DRGM, Unisi

3. By the evaluators' point of view

Friday June 4th, 2021  – (3 hours)

9.30 - 10.45 Evaluation criteria - Donata Franzi - DRGM, Unisi


Tips & tricks by former MSCA evaluators

11.00 -11.45 My experience - Ilaria Corsi, Department of Physical Sciences, Earth and Environment, Unisi

11.45-12-30 My experience - Mattia Mori, Department of Biotechnology, Chemistry and Pharmacy, Unisi

4. European framework & Unisi profile

Tuesday June 8th, 2021  (3 hours)

9.30-11 National and international framework to support research and innovation – Simona Costa, Tuscan Organisation of Universities and Research for Europe, TOUR4EU

11.15-12.45 Unisi as Host Institution: services, facilities, events and media - Donata Franzi - DRGM, Unisi

5. Excellence section and final review

Thursday, July 1st, (5 hours)


9.00 - 10.30 Drafting the Excellence section in MSCA-PF application - Angelo D’Agostino, Agenzia per la Promozione della Ricerca Europea APRE

10.30 -12.30 Practical training: joint analysis of a proposal  -  Angelo D’Agostino, Agenzia per la Promozione della Ricerca Europea APRE


Under request of single participant

12.30 – 14.00 Face-to-face: participants could apply for a 10 minutes bilateral meeting with Angelo D’Agostino in order to discuss specific issues related to their personal research proposal