European CommissionERC Starting Grants aim to support up-and-coming research leaders. The call is now open.

ERC Starting Grants are designed to support excellent Principal Investigators at the career stage at which they are starting their own independent research team. Up to €1.5 mio are available for projects of up to 5 years duration.

The call closes on 18 October 2016.

Important information on the call is included in the ERC Work Programme 2017 and especially the call-specific Information for Applicants. The mandatory templates are available from the Participant Portal once having registered for the call.

More Information on the Call