10 April 2019

ERC Starting Grant Workshop - 13 June 2018

If you consider applying for an ERC Starting Grant, the ERC Starting Grant Workshop organised on the 13th of June 2019 might be something for you.

This workshop provides more in-depth information and is a follow up of the general information session, which will take place on 8 of May, 2019.

The workshop is for excellent researchers (2-7 years after promotion) with an excellent idea for frontier research, who consider applying for an ERC Starting Independent Researcher grant (max. € 1.5 million over a period of max. 5 years). Detailed knowledge on how to write an ERC Starting Grant will be provided. Important issues that will be addressed are:

  • What is ground-breaking, challenging frontier research?
  • What constitutes an excellent young researcher?
  • From high-gain/high-risk idea to challenging proposal
  • Demonstrating feasibility
  • How to write an ERC Starting Grant proposal
  • Writing outstanding personal track records
  • Information about the evaluation procedure

The workshop is in English. As the maximum number of participants for the workshop is 24, participation is subject to an intake procedure. We would like you to write your research idea in two A4 and provide your CV.

If you are interested please contact your funding advisor before May 31, 2019. The deadline for your CV and research idea is 7th of June, 2019.