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Tuesday, August 13, 2013
European Research Council (ERC)
ERC Advanced Grants allow exceptional established research leaders of any nationality and any age to pursue ground-breaking, high-risk projects that open new directions in their respective research fields or other domains.
The ERC Advanced Grant funding targets researchers who have already established themselves as independent research leaders in their own right.
ERC Advanced Grants in brief
Research field: any field of science, engineering and scholarship
Researchers: any nationality, any age. Applicants must be scientifically independent and have a recent research track-record and profile which identifies them as leaders in their respective field(s) of research
Evaluation Criterion: scientific excellence
Host Institution: research must be conducted in a public or private research organisation (known as a Host Institution/HI) located in one of the EU Member States or Associated Countries
Funding: up to € 2.5 million per grant (in some circumstances up to € 3.5 million per grant)