MSCA Staff Exchanges- Developing successfully an MSCA SE grant application

eCourse based on live recordings on developing successful grant applications in MSCA Staff Exchange  

with Live Q&A session

Learning Objectives and structure 

Our training on MSCA Staff Exchange goes beyond on what is currently available on public guides or is provided via the other trainings and includes key topics based on examples, previously submitted proposals and step-by-step guidance. We demonstrate also and discuss the content of a full proposal. 

Module 1: Essentials on MSCA Staff Exchange (Trainer: Katia Insognia)

  • Get Familiar with MSCA Staff Exchange essential info (key purpose of MSCA SE grants, eligibility, statistics, important documents to consider)
  • Understand the winning profile of MSCA SE projects, evaluation process, feedback from evaluators
  • What are the research ideas in MSCA SE that have stronger weight?

Module 2: How to develop an impressive MSCA Staff Exchange Excellence Section (Trainer: Katia Insognia)

  • Tips and practices for writing the Excellence section
  • Demonstration and discussion of a winning proposal

Module 3: How to develop an impressive MSCA SE Impact Section (Trainer: Nikolaos Floratos)

  • Understanding the impact behind MSCA Staff Exchange
  • Writing each of the subsections in the Impact
  • Tips and Practices plus extracts from winning proposals

Module 4: How to develop an impressive MSCA COFUND Implementation Section (Trainer: Katia Insognia)

  • Tips and practices for writing the Implementation section
  • Demonstration and discussion of a winning proposal


Bonus 1: Lifetime access to the video recordings and the training content

Bonus 2: Live Q&A sessions for discussing any questions you may have

Bonus 3: 100% satisfaction guarantee. If you are not satisfied, we return the course fee you paid

About the instructors: Dr. Nikolaos FLORATOS and Ms. Katia INSOGNIA

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Nikolaos Floratos has a multidisciplinary education with a Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical Engineering from City University London, a Bachelor of Humanities in Greek Civilisation from Open Hellenic University, a master of science in Telecommunications and Signal Processing from Imperial College, London and he is recently awarded his  PhD in Humanities on student engagement in massive open online courses from Open University of Catalonia. After his undergraduate and postgraduate studies with distinction as engineer in London (Imperial College, City University), UK, has been working for a number of consultancy and Information Technology companies as consultant and project manager across Europe. He has also an MBA (Master in Business Administration from National Technical University of Athens and Athens University of Economics and Business) and the last 24 years he is involved in planning, managing and evaluating large and small projects in the area of research, education, ICT (Information Communication Technologies), social inclusion, entrepreneurship, standardization and consumer issues.  As a funding expert, personal trainer and coach, he has supported thousands of researchers/individuals and research organisations mainly from Europe but also from all over the world on managing public funding including support from MSCA different grant schemas and receive support for fullfiling their mission and vision in research.  He is an expert on behalf of the European Commission on evaluating and reviewing projects and proposals since 2003 and  recently, he has received his PhD on how you can increase students' engagement and motivation in eLearning courses. He is the creator of the Funding Expert Transfomation Process™ system that can transform anyone to a great proposal writer and project manager of european funded projects. He has received more than 2000 recommendations and endorsements at his linkedin profile ( as a funding expert, coach and trainer. He is also listed in the top first three search results by google as "Funding expert”. He recently created the Open Cosmos platform that scales up in auto-pilot the success of an organization in Horizon Europe via an unlimited number of external evaluations, unlimited access to all our top-notch trainings and live interactions with other experts and think alike researchers.

Katia Insogna, CEO of iKonsulting. Over 18 years’ experience in providing dedicated training, coaching and supporting services for proposal development and project management for the main European R&I funding programmes to diverse stakeholders, being researchers and/or businesses and academic organisations based in Europe and beyond, with a focus on Marie S. Curie Actions and European Research Council programmes. For both programmes formally nominated in the years 2007-2015 by the EC as National Contact Point (NCP) and project Coordinator (among others) of the Network of Marie Curie NCPs (PeopleNetwork+) and of the FP6 ERA-MORE initiative in Italy, now called EURAXESS. A mobile professional who worked in Brussels in the years 2006-2009 as National research liaison officer for CRUI-The conference of Italian Rectors and APRE-the Agency for the Promotion of EU Research, and in the years 2016-2018 in Cambridge (UK) as Head of InnoTec H2020 Training and Consultancy Services. From January 2019 based in Rome and owner of the individual consultancy company iKonsulting, providing supporting services for Horizon Europe first pillar programmes (MSCA and ERC grants, Research Infrastructures) and collaborative projects (RIA, IA and CSA funding schemes). EC /REA evaluator from 2016 for MSCA-COFUND and former Individual Fellowships grants and CSA projects.

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MSCA Staff Exchanges- Developing successfully an MSCA SE grant application

Crash Course in developing successful MSCA Staff Exchange grant applications. An eye-opening course beyond the standard staff. This course is based on step-by-step recipes in order to guide you in detail and how to build each of the different parts of the MSCA Staff Exchange grant application.  There are also successful examples from winning MSCA SE proposals. 

Whether you have attended any other training on MSCA Staff Exchange or your experience in it, we guarantee you that you will be fully satisfied.

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