Applications

This page provides an overview of how to apply for a grant from the European Research Council (ERC).

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Applications may be submitted each year once calls for proposals have been published. Researchers or Principal Investigators (PIs) must submit their applications in cooperation with a host institution (HI). The application must be submitted online via the Funding & Tenders Portal.

Current Calls

The following ERC calls are currently open for application or will be opened soon:

StG

Starting Grants (StG) Call 2023 is closed. The deadline for submission for StG 2024 will most likely be in October 2023.

As always, the NCP ERC will be happy to answer your questions and provide advice. Please note here that for German HI StG applications, we will accept applications for proofreading at the latest approx. 3 weeks before the deadline, 17:00 hrs. The exact date will be announced.

CoG

Consolidator Grants (CoG) Call 2023 is closed. The deadline for submission for CoG 2024 will most likely be in February 2024.

As always, the NCP ERC will be happy to answer your questions and provide advice. Please note here that for German HI CoG applications, we will accept applications for proofreading at the latest approx. 3 weeks before the deadline, 17:00 hrs. The exact date will be announced.

AdG

Advanced Grants (AdG) Call 2023 is open. The deadline for submission will be May 23, 2023.

As always, the NCP ERC will be happy to answer your questions and provide advice. Please note here that for German HI CoG applications, we will accept applications for proofreading until May 2, 2023, 17:00 at the latest.

SyG

Synergy Grants (CoG) 2023 is closed. The deadline for submission for SyG 2024 will most likely be in November 2023.

As always, the NCP ERC will be happy to answer your questions and provide advice. Please note here that for German HI SyG applications, we will accept applications for proofreading until approx. 3 weeks before the deadline, 17:00 at the latest. The exact date will be announced.

POC

ERC-2023-PoC call has been open since 20 October 2022 and has three cut-of-dates: 24 January 2023, 20 April 2023 and 14 September 2023.

Further Documents:

The National Contact Point European Research Council (NKS ERC) is happy to help you with questions and advice. Please note that we can only accept your draft-applications for PoC proof-reading up to two weeks before the applicable deadline.

 

Deadline Overview for the ERC-Work Programme 2023