ERC Advanced Grants in brief:

Eligibility: any nationality, any age. Applicants must be leaders in their respective field(s) of research and must demonstrate significant achievement in the last 10 years

Location: 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

Funding: up to € 2.5 million per grant 

Duration: up to 5 years

Sole evaluation criterion: scientific excellence of researcher and research proposal


For more information visit ERC website.