H2020

ERC Consolidator Grant 2017 Call

Call Identifier ERC-2017-CoG
Call Description
Call Open Date 20 September 2016
Call Deadline 9 February 2017
Priority Areas

No area restriction

Maximum Project Budget 2.75 Million Euro
Profile of Proposer
Estimated Call Budget 575 Million Euro
Special Conditions

Young and talented researchers with ground breaking project idea and who received their first PhD in between the dates 01/01/2005 and 31/12/2009 are eligible for application. The call is open to all fields of research including Social Sciences and Humanities. Project ideas and the profiles of researchers will be evaluated based on scientific excellence criteria.

The selected projects will be funded for maximum 2 million € and up to 5 years. An additional  0.75 million € can be made available to cover eligible “start-up” costs for researchers moving from a third country to the EU or an Associated country like Turkey and/or the purchase of major equipment and/or access to large facilities.

The researchers who applied to ERC calls before should be careful about re-applications rules. The researchers who received B or C grades from the first stage of 2016 calls or C grade from the first stage of 2015 calls will not be eligible to submit a proposal for 2017 calls including ERC-2017-CoG call.

Application Link For detail information click here.

ERC 2017 Consolidator Grant Call

Call Identifier ERC-2017-CoG
Call Description

This call is designed to back up researchers who want to consolidate their research programmes and teams.

Call Open Date 20 October 2016
Call Deadline 9 February 2017
Priority Areas

Any field of researech including Social Sciences and Humanities

Maximum Project Budget 2 Million Euro (for maximum 5 years) + 0.75 Million Euro (special conditions)
Profile of Proposer

Young and talented researchers with ground breaking project idea and who received their first PhD in between the dates 1 January 2005 and 31 December 2009 are eligible for application.

A competitive Consolidator Grant Principal Investigator must have already shown research independence and evidence of maturity, for example by having produced several important publications as main author or without the participation of their PhD supervisor.

Estimated Call Budget 575 Million Euro
Special Conditions

PIs funded through the ERC Starting and Consolidator Grants will be expected to spend a minimum 40% of their total working time on the ERC project and a minimum of 50% of their total working time in an EU Member State or Associated Country like Turkey.

Application Link For detail information click here.

ERC 2017 Proof of Concept Call

Call Identifier ERC-2017-PoC
Call Description

This call aims to verify the innovation potential of ideas arising from ERC funded frontier research projects (Starting Grant, Consolidator Grant veya Advanced Grant).

Call Open Date 2 August 2016
Call Deadline 19 January 2017 / 25 April 2017 / 5 September 2017
Priority Areas

Any field of research including Social Sciences and Humanities

Maximum Project Budget 150,000 Euro
Profile of Proposer

All Principal Investigators in an ERC frontier research project, that is either on going or has ended less than 12 months before 1 January 2017, are eligible to apply.

Estimated Call Budget 20 Million Euro
Special Conditions
Application Link For detail information click here.