European Research Council Advanced Grant 2018

The fundamental activity of the ERC is to provide attractive, long-term funding to support excellent investigators and their research teams to pursue ground-breaking, high-gain/ high-risk research.

Research funded by the ERC is expected to lead to advances at the frontiers of knowledge and to set a clear and inspirational target for frontier research across Europe. Scientific excellence is the sole criterion on the basis of which ERC frontier research grants are awarded

Key dates:

Call Opens:      17/05/2018
Call Deadline: 30/08/2018

** NOTE: Changes to Enterprise Ireland (EI) support for ERC Proposals**

What’s different?
•         Increased  amount of  support funding available.
•         Enterprise Ireland  expect all applications to be submitted no later than six months before the close of a given call.
o   This means that all support applications for ERC-ADG 2018, must be submitted before 28th February 2018.

Please contact Cathal Linnane for further information.