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04. 05. 2023

International Doctoral Networks funded by the European Commission

Online Event for Researchers of the University Alliance Ruhr on Marie-Curie Doctoral Networks call

The Research Support Office of the Ruhr-University Bochum invites researchers of the Research Alliance Ruhr and their international partners who are interested in participating in the upcoming MSCA DN 2023 call to the online information event "MSCA Doctoral Networks: How to participate and coordinate" on 25 May, 10:00-12:00. This event will take place in English.


During this event, Sarah Henkel (KoWi) will give a comprehensive overview of the proposal submission and evaluation process for the MSCA DN 2023 call. Participants will also analyse text examples from MSCA DN applications and discuss ways to improve proposals. Prof. Dr. Wilhelm Löwenstein (RUB) will share his experience of applying for a Joint Doctorate Network "ADAPTED" and give some insights into how his consortium prepared the proposal for a successful submission. Afterwards, participants will have the opportunity to ask questions in a dedicated Q&A session.  

Registration: MSCA Doctoral Networks: How to participate and coordinate - Fortbildungsportal - Ruhr-Universität Bochum (

FYI: The MSCA DN 2023 call will open on May 30, 2023 with a deadline on November 28, 2023. Doctoral Networks are consortia of at least 3 different partners (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.