The ERC Consolidator Grant is one of 3 renowned ERC (= European Research Council) funding schemes, which are open to top researchers who wish to carry out their frontier research. The Consolidator Grants support excellent Principal Investigators at the career stage at which they may still be consolidating their own independent research team or programme.
• PI: researchers of any nationality with 7–12 years of experience on 01.01.2017 (reference date) since completion of first PhD (extensions possible) – Please note: MD is no PhD equivalent!
• Budget: up to max 2 million Euro for 5 years
• Call / projects: bottom up approach / frontier research, ground-breaking – ambitious – feasible
• Sole evaluation criterion: scientific excellence of researcher and research proposal
Deadline: 15.02.2018 (5 pm)
If you are interested in a proposal check by FFG, please send your draft proposal to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deadline Poposalcheck: 18.01.2018