Dear Members,

We are pleased to present the seventh issue of the Marie Curie Alumni Association newsletter. As you will read, summer has been fruitful for the association and new Working Groups and Chapters have been created. We hope that you’ll join them and get involved in your association!

  • MCAA General Assembly: find where and when it will take place!
  • MCAA call for awards: Members are invited to fill in their application until the 8th of November for an award due to take place on the upcoming MCAA Conference in Venice.
  • A promising autumn with the MCAA: find out what’s planned for the association in an article by the Chair.
  • Latest news from the association: we have met the Chairs of the ASEAN, Czech, Estonian and Scottish Chapters, as well as the Chair of the Financial Affairs working group. Find out what activities are planned!
  • My Marie Curie Action changed my life: Meet Roy Someshwar, who tells us what he got out of his grant.
  • My host country was the United Kingdom: tips and advice from a Fellow who is currently working in London.
  • I benefited from a Marie Curie Action: IAPP in the spotlight: three Fellows share their experience of this Marie Curie Action.
  • Five top tips on reviewing an article: advice on how to review an article efficiently.
  • “As the ERC celebrates grant 5 000, let us not forget the MSCA” – this article was penned by Calum MacKichan, the most recent winner of the MCAA editorial prize.
  • Keep in touch…what’s coming up in the next newsletter?

The MCAA team