Which ERC grant scheme is best suited for your research project?
Find out more about our funding opportunities and open calls. Get detailed information about how to apply for a grant and how we assess applications.
ERC Proof of Concept (ERC-2023-POC)
For promising early-career researchers with 2 to 7 years experience after PhD
For excellent researchers with 7 to 12 years experience after PhD
For established research leaders with a recognised track record of research achievements
For ERC grant holders to explore the innovation potential of their ERC frontier research project
For two to maximum four researchers working together and bringing different skills and resources to tackle ambitious research problems
Non-European researchers moving to Europe (EU Member State or Associated Country), can apply for additional funding