The 2020 ERC Advanced Grant Call (ERC-2020-AdG) is open for applications.

The deadline for proposal submission is 26.08.2020.

Additional information about the call:

  • Application dates: 14 May 2020 - 26 August 2020
  • Eligibility: active researchers who have a track record of significant research achievements in the last 10 years
  • Project duration: maximum 5 years
  • Project budget: maximum 2.5 Million Euros (for 5 years) + maximum 1 Million Euros (eligible "start-up" costs for Principal Investigators moving to the EU or an Associated Country like Turkey from elsewhere as a consequence of receiving the ERC grant and/or, the purchase of major equipment and/or, access to large facilities and/or field work.)
  • Important documents can be found here
  • You can search for the previously funded projects here

You may apply to the ERC Principle Investigator Advancement Programme (EBAG) to receive support for pre-evaluation of your project or for proposal writing/submission trainings. EBAG application deadline for ERC-2020-AdG call is 13th of July 2020. We strongly encourage our researchers to apply as early as possible and not to wait for the deadline.

Please feel free to contact us ( if you have any questions or comments about the ERC calls.