European Research Council (ERC) Consolidator Grant
The European Research Council (ERC) Consolidator Grant supports researchers with 7-12 years of experience that wish to consolidate their independence through the creation of a research team.
European Research Centre (ERC) Consolidator Grant
European Research Council (ERC)
EUR 4657 million
EUR 2 million for a period of up to 5 years, but additional EUR 1 million can be made available to cover costs for researchers moving from a third country
- Large enterprises
- Public sector
Mixed, depending on calls
- esearchers of any nationality with 7-12 years of experience since completion of PhD (extensions are possible under certain circumstances) as well as scientific track record and an excellent research proposal.
- Research must be conducted in a public or private research organisation (known as a Host Institution/HI). It could be the HI where the applicant already works, or any other HI located in one of the EU Member States or Associated Countries.
- Applications for an ERC grant must be submitted by a single Principal Investigator (PI) in conjunction with and on behalf of their Host Institution, called the applicant legal entity.
- ERC grants support projects carried out by an individual researcher who can employ researchers of any nationality as team members.
IP stays with researcher
Call closed on 2 February 2023.