MSCA Doctoral Networks – Belgian Webinar


This info session on Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) Doctoral Networks is organised by the National Contact Points (NCPs) for MSCA in Belgium (NCP Federal BENCP-FNRSNCP Flanders) to inform potential applicants and host institutions from both the academic and non-academic sectors. It is also aimed at reseachers who are considering applying in the future.

The MSCA Doctoral Networks 2023 call is expected to open on the 30th of May with a deadline on 28 November 2023. Doctoral Networks (DNs) are consortia of at least 3 different entities (e.g. universities, research institutions and research infrastructures, businesses including SMEs, and other socio-economic actors) in different EU Member States and Horizon Europe Associated Countries, from various research and innovation areas (bottom-up approach). Supported researchers are doctoral candidates of any nationality. The Doctoral Networks can last for up to four years and can cover all areas of research. Each fellowship is between 3 and 36 months.

During this information session the objectives of DNs, call modalities and hands-on information on the application submission and evaluation process will be provided, complemented by the perspectives from a MSCA DN coordinator and an expert evaluator.

Participation to this webinar is free and open to any researcher in any career stage wishing to apply with a Belgian host institution or any staff member of a Belgian host institution (both from the academic and non-academic sectors). Registration is mandatoryYou have the possibility to write any question you might have at this stage in the registration form. Please take this opportunity, as all the questions raised beforehand will be addressed in the relevant presentations. However, if you have new questions during the event, you will have the possibility to send them by chat, and they will be answered during the Questions and Answers sessions.

In case you would have any question, please do not hesitate to contact one of the organisers:


MSCA NCP Flanders
Margot Beereboom or Margot Beereboom

Nadège Ricaud

Max Schravendeel

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Replay the 4 presentations of the webinar



  • Welcome by NCPs
  • Modalities of the Doctoral Networks call

    Julien Giordani, Research Programme Officer, Research Executive Agency

  • Questions and Answers
  • Perspectives from a coordinator of a successful proposal

    Evelyne Van Ruymbeke, Université Catholique de Louvain, Rebond project, 2022 MSCA DN call

  • Perspectives from an Expert Evaluator

    Nancy von Breska-Ficovic, Expert Evaluator for MSCA DN 2021 and 2022 calls, independent expert in cultural heritage

  • Questions and answers
  • Closure of the meeting
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