07/08/2017

Nearly €2 billion investment in top European researchers – the ERC plan for 2018

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Tags: ERC | 2018calls | ERC grants | Excellence


Today, 2nd of August 2017, the European Research Council (ERC) announced its 2018 grant competitions with a total budget of around €1.86 billion, most of which earmarked for early- to mid-career researchers. In addition, the ERC is reintroducing Synergy Grants, the funding scheme for groups of two to four scientists who jointly address ambitious research problems. Two grant competitions – for Starting Grants and for Synergy Grants – are NOW OPEN.

For more information about the calls and funding schemes click HERE.