Calls for proposals for Horizon Europe 2023 are open! EPSO encourages its members to apply, especially to calls under the European Research Council (ERC) and Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) of Pillar I (Excellent Science), and Cluster 6 ‘Food, bioeconomy, natural resources, agriculture and environment’ of Pillar II (Global Challenges and European Industrial Competitiveness).

EPSO published its updated EPSO briefing on Horizon Europe Work Programmes 2023-24 on the Members’ only Website* on 22.12.2022. It contains all the information plant scientists need in one document. It also provides additional researched information, useful tips and available final call texts published by the European Commission for 2023/24.

*Access to the Members’ only Website is restricted to EPSO active Members (not sleeping members, not external Personal Members) – please contact Sofia to get access.

Work Programmes covered in the briefing and open/opening for submission are:

Excellent Science

  • MSCA Marie Skłodowska-Curie Action 2023-24
    • MSCA-SE-2023: opening on 5.10.2023, closing 28.2.2024
    • MSCA-SE-2024: opening on 10.10.2024, closing 5.3.2025
    • MSCA-COFUND-2023: opening on 10.10.2023, closing 8.2.2024
    • MSCA-COFUND-2024: opening on 8.10.2024, closing 6.2.2025
    • MSCA-PF-2023: opening on 12.4.2023, closing on 13.9.2023
    • MSCA-PF-2024: opening on 10.4.2024, closing on 11.9.2024
    • MSCA-DN-2023: opening on 30.5.2023, closing on 28.11.2023
    • MSCA-DN-2024: opening on 29.5.2024, closing on 27.11.2024

Global Challenges & European Industrial Competitiveness – Thematic clusters


Innovative Europe

Widening Participation and Strengthening the European Research Area 2023-2024

Further Work Programmes are available on the Funding & Tenders portal

Wishing you success with your proposals

Karin Metzlaff, John Fitzgibbon and Odd Arne Rognli

Contact: Karin Metzlaff