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Q: What is the age limit to be eligible to apply for the Marie Curie actions?
A: There is no age limit. The eligibility of a researcher is mainly based upon the number of years of active experience in research. Early-stage researchers are defined as those in the first four years (full-time equivalent) of their research careers, starting at the date of obtaining the degree which would formally entitle them to embark on a doctorate, either in the country in which the degree was obtained or in the country in which the research training is provided, irrespective of whether or not a doctorate is envisaged. Experienced researchers must, at the time of recruitment (i) be in possession of a doctoral degree, independently of the time taken to acquire it, or (ii) have at least four years of full-time equivalent research experience, including the period of research training, after obtaining the degree which formally allowed them to embark on a doctorate in the country in which the degree/diploma was obtained or in the host country (irrespective of whether or not a doctorate was envisaged).
For further information please see : FP7 Marie Curie Actions
Category : FP7 (Seventh Framework Programme) ( Marie Curie Actions ) , Researcher Mobility ( General ) , Marie Curie Actions ( General )