The ERC Advanced Grant is part of the European Research Councils (ERC). The ERC grants are highly competitive and an outstanding track record is an important factor of success. As well as the research carried out by the researcher, it is an ambitious program aiming to recognize the best ideas and talents.


ERC Advanced Grant funding details

Subsidy: up to €2,500,000 (+ €1,000,000)

Total budget: To be announced

Funding rate: 100%

Deadline: 28 April 2022

Project duration: 5 years

Consortium: Principal Investigator as single applicant who has track record of significant research achievements in the last 10 years which must be presented in the application.

Scope: Advanced Grants are designed to support excellent Principal Investigators at the career stage at which they are already established research leaders with a recognised track record of research achievements. Applicant Principal Investigators must demonstrate the ground-breaking nature, ambition and feasibility of their scientific proposal.

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