Getting ready for MSCA Postdoctoral Fellowships 2023 with the University of Maribor, Slovenia – Deadline 30 April 2023

The University of Maribor (UM) shall be delighted to support the postdoctoral researchers wishing to apply for the *Marie Skłodowska-Curie, Postdoctoral Fellowships 2023 call.

They look forward to receiving your complete pre-proposals project until 30 April 2023.

They will also consider postdoctoral researchers’ initiatives for the application of research MSCA PF proposals in case they would propose the University of Maribor ( supervisors/MSCA keywords who are not included on the attached list.



  • The candidates must complete a doctoral degree before 10 September.
  • The candidates who have completed a doctoral degree not more than 8 years ago, in case they have spent those eight years in research activity. In the event of a period during which the candidate has interrupted his/her research career, the period of 8 years shall be extended for the time when the candidate has not been employed as a researcher (it is counted until the last day of the tender; MSCA-PF: Self-assessment tool for the calculation of the 8-years research experience).
  • The candidate was not rejected in the previous call with the 70 % or fewer points evaluation result.

Mobility rule:

For a European Postdoctoral fellowship, the applicant should not have studied or worked in Slovenia for more than 12 months between September 2020 and September 2023.

HOW TO: please, find the attached form »2023-UM MSCA PF Project pre-proposal form.docx« structured to present the postdoctoral researcher and the project idea. Filled, and completed forms with all enclosures necessary, are to be submitted as one PDF file attachment to the supervisor's e-mail address, cc:

For more information on particular projects ideas, please address the professors to e-mails listed in the enclosure (1.), cc:

Candidates will be informed about the selection results by 15 May. The University of Maribor supervisors and support staff will support the selected candidates to prepare applications to the above mentioned call through online preparation workshops with the National contact point for Horizon Europe MSCA programme and continuous guidance until the submission deadline.



Marie Skłodowska-Curie, Postdoctoral Fellowships 2023 call


Please, do not hesitate to contact them at (Mag. Brigita Krsnik Horvat, Head of the office for researchers and artists’ support) for organizational questions and the supervisor’s email for further research questions.

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