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September 18, 2012

Marie Curie 2013 Work Programme Published
The new Marie Curie 2013 Work Programme has been published. The document provides full information on the different Marie Curie Actions and contains the roadmap to the calls available during the 2012/2013 academic year. The most current guides for applicants and other documents related to specific types of grants will be available at the ACRO website over time. The Work Programme can be found at For more information contact Noemi Kovacs (

FP7 Calls Published
The new FP7 calls for collaborative projects have been published on the European Commission's Participant Portal at These are the last calls within the 7th Framework Programme and the submission deadline is January 31, 2013. The Work Programme for the Socio-economic Sciences and Humanities Calls can be found here: For more information contact Eva Vas at

European Research Council Grant Deadlines Coming This Fall
Starting Grant: Application deadline: Oct. 17, 2012, for researchers two to seven years post PhD, with maximum funding of €1.5 M euros. Guide for Applicants (StG): Advanced Grant: Application deadline: Nov. 22, 2012, for senior, leading researchers with an impressive track record of significant scientific contributions. Guide for Applicants (AdG):
These calls will not be open in 2013, interested scholars might consider taking the challenge this year. For more information, contact Vanda Mohacsi at

Erasmus Teaching Grant Application Deadline Approaching
The Erasmus Teaching Grant enables CEU faculty members to spend one to five days delivering a minimum of five teaching hours at an Erasmus partner institution. The application deadline is Oct. 31, 2012. Teaching must take place before Sept. 30, 2013. More information on CEU’s Erasmus partner institutions and the application procedure can be found at ACRO contact: Erzsebet Racz, Erasmus Coordinator, (

Erasmus Staff Training Grants Still Open
Erasmus Staff Training Grants are still open for CEU administrative employees for the 2012/2013 Academic Year. The application deadline is Oct. 31, 2012. Erasmus funding is designated for staff training at a partner institution or participation in conferences or workshops. The duration of the exchange must be five working days and should be completed by Sept. 30, 2013, at the latest. ACRO will hold an information workshop for those interested in applying this year on Sept. 18, 2012. More information on the application procedure can be found at ACRO contact: Erzsebet Racz, Erasmus Coordinator, (