TOPIC : Marie Skłodowska-Curie Innovative Training Networks (ITN-EID)
|Publication date:||23 July 2014|
|Types of action:||MSCA-ITN-EID European Industrial Doctorates|
|DeadlineModel: Opening date:||single-stage 02 September 2014||Deadline:||13 January 2015 17:00:00|
|Time Zone : (Brussels time)|
European Industrial Doctorates (EID)
EIDs have the objective of training highly-skilled researchers and stimulating entrepreneurship, creativity and innovation in Europe. This is to be achieved in particular by involving the non-academic sector in doctoral training so that skills better match public and private sector needs. Each EID is composed of at least two beneficiaries established in two different Member States or Associated Countries. At least one beneficiary must be entitled to award doctoral degrees (*) and at least one beneficiary must come from the non-academic sector, primarily enterprise. Each participating researcher must be enrolled in a doctoral programme and spend at least 50% of their time in the non-academic sector. The joint supervision of fellows by supervisors from each sector is mandatory. A wider set of partner organisations may also complement the training.
Note that EID proposals will be ranked in a separate panel with a dedicated budget of €25 million.
(*) Doctoral degrees have to be recognised as such by the relevant authorities of the country or countries concerned.
Topic conditions and documents
Please read carefully all provisions below before the preparation of your application.
The budget breakdown for this call is given in the call conditions section of the work programme.
- List of countries and applicable rules for funding: described in part A of the General Annexes of the General Work Programme.
- Eligibility and admissibility conditions: described in part B and C of the General Annexes of the General Work Programme. Note that specific conditions apply to Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) and are described in the MSCA section of the General Work Programme.
3.1 Evaluation criteria and procedure, scoring and threshold: described in part H of the General Annexes of the General Work Programme. Note that the award criteria and evaluation procedure specific to Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) is described in the MSCA section of the General Work Programme.
3.2 Guide to the submission and evaluation process
3.3 Specific arrangements: The ITN-specific guide for applicants can be downloaded from the Call Documents page (available at the call opening date).
- Proposal page limits and layout: Please refer to Part B of the standard proposal template.
- Indicative timetable for evaluation and grant agreement:
Information on the outcome of evaluation: maximum 5 months from the final date for submission.
Signature of grant agreements: maximum 3 months from the date of informing successful applicants.
- Provisions, proposal templates and evaluation forms for the type(s) of action(s) under this topic:
Specific provisions and funding rates ITN
MSCA standard proposal template (administrative forms and structure of technical annex)
MSCA standard evaluation form
Annotated Model Grant Agreement
- Additional provisions:
Horizon 2020 budget flexibility
- Open access must be granted to all scientific publications resulting from Horizon 2020 actions, and proposals must refer to measures envisaged. Where relevant, proposals should also provide information on how the participants will manage the research data generated and/or collected during the project, such as details on what types of data the project will generate, whether and how this data will be exploited or made accessible for verification and re-use, and how it will be curated and preserved.
- ITN-2015 - Flash Call Info_en en
- ITN 2015 - Guide for Applicants (updated version) en
- ITN 2015 - Corrigendum 2 of Guide for Applicants (19/12/2014) en
- ITN 2015 - Corrigendum 1 of Guide for Applicants (30/09/2014) en
- ITN 2015 - FAQs en
- ITN 2015 - List of Descriptors en
- Ethics - Guidance to complete the ethics self-assessment en
- Legal basis - Framework Programme H2020 en
- Legal basis - Specific Programme H2020 en
- WP H2020 - 1. Introduction en
- WP H2020 - 3. Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) en
- WP H2020 - 19. General Annexes en
No submission system is open for this topic.
Participant Portal FAQ – Submission of proposals
Enterprise Europe Network – national contact points' advice to businesses with focus on SMEs. The support includes guidance on the EU research funding.
Research Enquiry Service – ask questions about any aspect of European research and EU R&I programmes
IT Helpdesk – contact the IT helpdesk for questions such as forgotten passwords, access rights and roles, technical aspects of submission of proposals, etc.
European IPR Helpdesk assists you on intellectual property issues
Partner Search Services help you find a partner organisation for your proposal
H2020 Online Manual your online guide on the procedures from proposal submission to managing your grant