Advanced Grants are designed to support excellent Principal Investigators at the career stage at which they are already established research leaders with a recognised track record of research achievements. Researchers of any nationality can apply for an ERC grant and they conduct their projects in any Member State or Associated Country. The ERC's frontier research grants operate on a 'bottom-up' basis without predetermined priorities. Project proposals can be submitted in the research domains: Life Sciences, Physical Sciences & Engineering Social Sciences & Humanities. The budget is € 540,000,000.
Deadline for all domains of this call: 1 September 2016
More information: ec.europa.eu