The MSCA-NET project intends to improve, professionalise and harmonise the services of the MSCA NCPs across Europe and globally via trans-national cooperation among the NCPs in order to achieve a consistent level of NCP support. In this respect, the project will provide the MSCA NCPs with different tools, organize events such as trainings or twinnings in order to support you in your everyday work. You can find them listed below.
MSCA-NET tools for your NCP work
The MSCA-NET project will prepare a handbook for each MSCA calls. These handbooks will provide you with up-to-date tips and tricks on how to ace the MSCA proposals.
MSCA Calls Evolution Guides
The project has prepared a very useful set of graphs for the following MSCA calls
- Post Doctoral 2021
- Doctoral Network 2021
- Staff Exchange 2021
- COFUND 2021
It includes graphs to present some statistical data related to these calls. Those who are planning to write a proposal to the upcoming 2022 MSCA calla might have an idea about the application statistics of the previous call via this document.PF 2021 – DN 2021 – SE 2021 – COFUND 2021
This analysis of the Evaluation Summary Reports (ESR) will provide you with information on strengths and weaknesses for PF, DN, Cofund and SE.
Policy Briefs10 policy briefs will provide you with a comprehensive overview of the EU policy priorities with a focus on the MSCA.
FAQ BlogThis “Frequently Asked Question” blog gives information, based on the experience of the MSCA NCP.
Matchmaking PlatformThe MSCA matchmaking platform brings together fellows, supervisors, etc. You can generate contacts in the MSCA calls for 2022.
Google GroupThe google group allows all MSCA NCPs to ask questions and receive answers in a fast and informal way.
Contact for Google Group
NCP PortalThe project Bridge2HE provides an onlinePortal for NCP projects of all domains and is a source of information for trainings and documents.
Personal Skills Development Plan
Fill in this plan to plan your MSCA NCP expertise and become an MSCA powerhouse.
MSCA-NET tools for new MSCA NCP
Welcome PackageThis Welcome Package will provide you with information on the project and the relevant and useful, hands-on information you will need when you start the job as MSCA NCP.
New NCP Welcome Pack
Benchmarking QuestionnaireComplete this questionnaire at the start of your job as MSCA NCP to find out which project tools and services are best suited for your needs.
Self-Assessment ToolThe self-assessment tool will allow you to test your MSCA knowledge in a fun and playful way.
Tips & Tricks PosterOne of the most important activities of you as an MSCA NCP is the promotion of the MSCA programme to your community. With this poster, we’ve selected some key steps and examples for choosing the best way to reach your identified target groups! More examples are available within the materials of the MSCA Meet and Exchange Workshop (available in CIRCABC).
Tips & Trick Poster
MSCA-NET events for MSCA NCPs
Trainings6 trainings will be organised during the lifetime of the project on MSCA novelties in Horizon Europe. Training details are announced via the MSCA NCP Google Group.
Training on Evaluation Procedures All trainings material on CIRCABC
TwinningsYou can participate in one of the 10 twinning visits that will be organised during the project to meet with MSCA NCP mentors.
More information on Twinnings
MentoringOur mentoring activities allow NCPs with different levels of experience and backgrounds to learn from each other.
Contact for Mentoring
Trainings on project implementation3 trainings of the project implementation on the following topics:
– How to be a good supervisor – Cross-cutting aspects (TBC)
– Grant Agreement, CA (TBC)
Training material on CIRCABC
Project MeetingsThe project kick-off, mid-term and final meeting will provide you with information on the different project activities and serve as excellent opportunity to network across the MSCA NCP community.
Training material on CIRCABC
MSCA-NET collaboration with stakeholders for NCPs
Synergies with other project and initiativesOne of the tasks of the project is to connect with different networks to (1) raise awareness of MSCA calls (2) and to increase the knowledge of MSCA NCPs. This comprises also the increase of knowledge within 3rd and widening countries. The networks are now identified:
Enterprise Europe NetworkThe MSCA will be promoted towards the Enterprise Europe Network (EEN) Sector Groups.
An analysis of the SMEs participation in the MSCA during H2020 will be provided together with guidelines on how to approach the non-academic sector for MSCA projects.
Contact for MSCA and EEN
Collaboration with EC and REAThe MSCA NCP will have the opportunity to provide inputs for the draft Guides for Applicants for the MSCA.
Contact for MSCA-NET & EC/REA