Dr Paula CADIMA   Research Programme Officer Starting Grants Unit ERC EA European Research Council Frontier research and t...
<ul><li>What is the ERC </li></ul><ul><li>Funding schemes </li></ul><ul><li>How to apply </li></ul><ul><li>Evaluation proc...
ERC, “Ideas” and FP7 <ul><ul><li>Part of the 7 th  Framework Programme (FP7) 2007-2013: </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Co-...
ERC “Ideas” and the  ERCEA <ul><ul><li>An “integrated structure” with a specific vocation </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>I...
Nicosia -  29 and 31 May 2007 ERC Budget 2007 – 2013 : € 7.51 bn Annual budget evolution (prospective schedule) European R...
Strategic aim <ul><ul><li>Stimulating excellence in  frontier research  in Europe </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>by investing ...
Who can apply - general requirements <ul><ul><li>Principal Investigator </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Nationality, age or cur...
<ul><li>What is the ERC </li></ul><ul><li>Funding schemes </li></ul><ul><li>How to apply </li></ul><ul><li>Evaluation proc...
ERC Grant schemes Two complementary funding schemes <ul><li>ERC Starting Grant (StG): </li></ul><ul><li>Support researcher...
<ul><li>Frontier Research – pursuit of questions at or beyond the frontiers of knowledge </li></ul><ul><li>Any field of re...
Profile of StG applicant <ul><li>At least one publication without participation of  </li></ul><ul><li>PhD supervisor   </l...
<ul><li>First PhD awarded 2-10 years before call publication date </li></ul><ul><li>-  starters  (PhD award: 2-6 years) ‏ ...
<ul><li>Active researchers having a track-record of  significant research achievements in the last 10 years </li></ul><ul>...
<ul><li>What is the ERC </li></ul><ul><li>Funding schemes </li></ul><ul><li>How to apply </li></ul><ul><li>Evaluation proc...
Operational principles <ul><li>Application in response to calls for proposals   via Electronic Proposal Submission System ...
<ul><li>Single submission   </li></ul><ul><li>  deadline according to domain </li></ul><ul><li>  to a targeted panel </li>...
<ul><ul><li>For operational reasons :  25 panels in 3 main domains </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>PE: Physical Sci...
<ul><li>Social Sciences and Humanities </li></ul><ul><li>SH1 Individuals, institutions & markets </li></ul><ul><li>SH2 Ins...
│   Host institution Applicant legal entity : institution that engages and hosts the PI for the duration of the project  A...
Size of grants <ul><li>Eligible costs: </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Support the project  (personnel, equipment, consumables, ...
Eligibility & Re-Submissions <ul><li>Ineligibility   </li></ul><ul><ul><li>- submission after the deadline </li></ul></ul>...
Proposal Content and Submission   PART A  – online forms A1   Proposal and PI info A2   Host institution info A3   Budget ...
<ul><li>Work programme states:  PIs will be assessed by the evaluation panels as &quot; starters &quot; or &quot; consolid...
<ul><li>Valid reasons:   “Career break”  outside science/research (e.g. volunteer work, professional activity  completely ...
<ul><li>What is the ERC </li></ul><ul><li>Funding schemes </li></ul><ul><li>How to apply </li></ul><ul><li>Evaluation proc...
Eligibility check Step 1 (remote) evaluation on the basis of section of proposal* by panel members Proposals  passing to s...
ERC Review Panels <ul><ul><li>Peer review is carried out through 25 panels (for each StG and AdG) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><...
<ul><li>Are going to take place at Step 2 meetings </li></ul><ul><li>Panels take into account the results of the interview...
Scientific Excellence is the sole criterion <ul><li>Only the criteria published in the Call are applied </li></ul><ul><li>...
Potential of the Principal Investigator:  (last 10 years for AdG) Quality of research output  (track record, qualification...
<ul><li>What is the ERC </li></ul><ul><li>Funding schemes </li></ul><ul><li>How to apply </li></ul><ul><li>Evaluation proc...
ERC Starting & Advanced grant calls 2007, 2008 & 2009 Submitted proposals by domain European Research Council  Number of p...
ERC StG 2007 and StG 2009 Share of applications by applicant’s country European Research Council
ERC AdG 2008 and AdG 2009 Share of applications by applicant’s country European Research Council
ERC StG 2007 and StG 2009 Share of selected proposals by applicant’s country European Research Council
ERC AdG 2008 and AdG 2009 Share of selected proposals by applicant’s country European Research Council
Selected proposals by Host Institutions for StG & AdG in the UK
│  ERC Starting & Advanced grant calls 2007 - 2009 Origin of grantees European Research Council
<ul><li>What is the ERC </li></ul><ul><li>Funding schemes </li></ul><ul><li>How to apply </li></ul><ul><li>Evaluation proc...
ERC Calls Indicative Schedule (2010-2011) European Research Council  Winter 11 – Spring 12 Autumn 11 Summer 11 StG5 May 20...
<ul><ul><li>ERC Work Programme </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>ERC Guide for Applicants </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>ERC Grant Ag...
Support and service <ul><li>ERC website:  http://erc.europa.eu </li></ul><ul><li>   documentation </li></ul><ul><li>   d...
Thank you European Research Council
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    1. 1. Dr Paula CADIMA Research Programme Officer Starting Grants Unit ERC EA European Research Council Frontier research and the opportunities of the IDEAS Programme EMCC Conference Centre, University of Nottingham, UK, 9 July 2010
    2. 2. <ul><li>What is the ERC </li></ul><ul><li>Funding schemes </li></ul><ul><li>How to apply </li></ul><ul><li>Evaluation process </li></ul><ul><li>Achievements to date </li></ul><ul><li>Deadlines and documents </li></ul>Presentation outline European Research Council
    3. 3. ERC, “Ideas” and FP7 <ul><ul><li>Part of the 7 th Framework Programme (FP7) 2007-2013: </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Co-operation </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Ideas </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>People </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Capacities </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>A new initiative to support the ERA </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Complementary to other FP7 support </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>excellence in frontier research </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>bottom-up vs. targeted research </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>individual vs. collaborative research </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>A new “institution” to manage Ideas </li></ul></ul>European Research Council
    4. 4. ERC “Ideas” and the ERCEA <ul><ul><li>An “integrated structure” with a specific vocation </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Independent scientific governance Scientific Council with 21 members </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Dedicated Implementation Structure Executive Agency with 389 employees by 2013 </li></ul></ul></ul>│
    5. 5. Nicosia - 29 and 31 May 2007 ERC Budget 2007 – 2013 : € 7.51 bn Annual budget evolution (prospective schedule) European Research Council
    6. 6. Strategic aim <ul><ul><li>Stimulating excellence in frontier research in Europe </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>by investing in the best researchers and ideas </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>through competition at the European level </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>on the basis of scientific excellence as the sole criterion </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>in potential unpredictable scientific and technological discoveries beyond established frontiers of knowledge and at the boundaries of disciplines </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>leading to international recognition to individual researchers </li></ul></ul>European Research Council
    7. 7. Who can apply - general requirements <ul><ul><li>Principal Investigator </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Nationality, age or current place of work not relevant </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Host organisation </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>To be located in MS or AC </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Frontier Research Project </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>All fields of science, engineering and scholarship are eligible (investigator-driven, bottom-up)‏ </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Individual research team </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>PI has freedom to choose </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>team members </li></ul></ul>European Research Council EU Member States Associated States
    8. 8. <ul><li>What is the ERC </li></ul><ul><li>Funding schemes </li></ul><ul><li>How to apply </li></ul><ul><li>Evaluation process </li></ul><ul><li>Achievements to date </li></ul><ul><li>Deadlines and documents </li></ul>European Research Council
    9. 9. ERC Grant schemes Two complementary funding schemes <ul><li>ERC Starting Grant (StG): </li></ul><ul><li>Support researchers at the start of their independent research career and establishing or consolidating their own independent research team or programme </li></ul><ul><li>- attract & retain the next generation of independent research leaders - up to € 1.5 Mio for 5 years (exceptionally 2.0 Mio) </li></ul><ul><li>ERC Advanced Grant (AdG): </li></ul><ul><li>Support excellent investigator-initiated frontier research projects by established independent research leaders </li></ul><ul><li>- attract & reward established independent research leaders - up to € 2.5 Mio for 5 years (exceptionally 3.5 Mio) </li></ul>│ European Research Council
    10. 10. <ul><li>Frontier Research – pursuit of questions at or beyond the frontiers of knowledge </li></ul><ul><li>Any field of research </li></ul><ul><li>Pioneering proposals addressing new and emerging fields of research </li></ul><ul><li>Unconventional, innovative approaches </li></ul><ul><li>Impact on science, scholarhip or engineering </li></ul><ul><li>High-gain/High-risk </li></ul>ERC Grant Schemes What kind of research is funded? European Research Council
    11. 11. Profile of StG applicant <ul><li>At least one publication without participation of </li></ul><ul><li>PhD supervisor </li></ul><ul><li>Promising track-record of early achievements </li></ul><ul><li>- significant publications </li></ul><ul><li>- invited presentations in conferences </li></ul><ul><li>- funding, patents, awards, prizes </li></ul><ul><li>Specific stage of research career at time of application </li></ul><ul><li>- starters </li></ul><ul><li>- consolidators </li></ul><ul><li>Any nationality or age </li></ul><ul><li>Any current place of work </li></ul><ul><li>but: working or moving to work in Europe </li></ul>European Research Council
    12. 12. <ul><li>First PhD awarded 2-10 years before call publication date </li></ul><ul><li>- starters (PhD award: 2-6 years) ‏ </li></ul><ul><li>- consolidators (PhD award: 6-10 years) ‏ </li></ul><ul><li>- responsibility of applicant to justify change of stage (exceptionally) ‏ </li></ul><ul><li>- final decision by the panel </li></ul><ul><li>Extension may be requested: </li></ul><ul><li>- up to 14.5 years </li></ul><ul><li>- maternity (up 18 months/child) / paternity leave (up 12 months/child), </li></ul><ul><li>- long-term illness, military service, statutory reasons (clinical </li></ul><ul><li>qualification) ‏ </li></ul><ul><li>- applies to starter / consolidator stage </li></ul><ul><li>- must be supported by official documents </li></ul>StG Applicant: PhD Requirement European Research Council
    13. 13. <ul><li>Active researchers having a track-record of significant research achievements in the last 10 years </li></ul><ul><li>Benchmarks (one or more below) including </li></ul><ul><ul><li>10 publications as senior author </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>3 major research monographs </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>5 granted patents </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>10 invited presentations </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>International recognition through scientific prizes/awards or membership in well-regarded academies </li></ul></ul>Advanced Grant Applicant Am I a competitive candidate? European Research Council
    14. 14. <ul><li>What is the ERC </li></ul><ul><li>Funding schemes </li></ul><ul><li>How to apply </li></ul><ul><li>Evaluation process </li></ul><ul><li>Achievements to date </li></ul><ul><li>Deadlines and documents </li></ul>European Research Council
    15. 15. Operational principles <ul><li>Application in response to calls for proposals via Electronic Proposal Submission System (EPSS) </li></ul><ul><li>Evaluation Procedure in 2 steps </li></ul><ul><li>International peer review evaluation process Proposals reviewed by : </li></ul><ul><li>- panels of experts </li></ul><ul><li>- external remote reviewers </li></ul>European Research Council European Research Council
    16. 16. <ul><li>Single submission </li></ul><ul><li> deadline according to domain </li></ul><ul><li> to a targeted panel </li></ul><ul><li>Eligibility check </li></ul><ul><li>deadline strictly enforced </li></ul><ul><li>all parts and annexes present and readable </li></ul>Relevant documents sent to reviewers Submission European Research Council
    17. 17. <ul><ul><li>For operational reasons : 25 panels in 3 main domains </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>PE: Physical Sciences, Engineering (10 panels) </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>LS: Life Sciences (9 panels) </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>SH: Social Sciences and Humanities (6 panels) </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Allocation of Call budget per domain as follows: </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>PE domain: 39% </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>LS domain: 34% </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>SH domain : 14% </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Interdisciplinary domain: 13% </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Within domains, indicative budget is allocated to panels on a demand basis </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>► probability of success independent of panel </li></ul></ul>Scientific Domains European Research Council
    18. 18. <ul><li>Social Sciences and Humanities </li></ul><ul><li>SH1 Individuals, institutions & markets </li></ul><ul><li>SH2 Institutions, values, beliefs and behaviour </li></ul><ul><li>SH3 Environment & society </li></ul><ul><li>SH4 The Human Mind and its complexity </li></ul><ul><li>SH5 Cultures & cultural production </li></ul><ul><li>SH6 The study of the human past </li></ul><ul><li>Physical Sciences & Engineering </li></ul><ul><li>PE1 Mathematical foundations </li></ul><ul><li>PE2 Fundamental constituents of matter </li></ul><ul><li>PE3 Condensed matter physics </li></ul><ul><li>PE4 Physical & Analytical Chemical sciences </li></ul><ul><li>PE5 Materials & Synthesis </li></ul><ul><li>PE6 Computer science & informatics </li></ul><ul><li>PE7 Systems & communication engineering </li></ul><ul><li>PE8 Products & process engineering </li></ul><ul><li>PE9 Universe sciences </li></ul><ul><li>PE10 Earth system science </li></ul><ul><li>Life Sciences </li></ul><ul><li>LS1 Molecular & Structural Biology & Biochemistry </li></ul><ul><li>LS2 Genetics, Genomics, Bioinformatics & Systems Biology </li></ul><ul><li>LS3 Cellular and Developmental Biology </li></ul><ul><li>LS4 Physiology, Pathophysiology & Endocrinology </li></ul><ul><li>LS5 Neurosciences & neural disorders </li></ul><ul><li>LS6 Immunity & infection </li></ul><ul><li>LS7 Diagnostic tools, therapies & public health </li></ul><ul><li>LS8 Evolutionary, population & environmental biology </li></ul><ul><li>LS9 Applied life sciences & biotechnology </li></ul>ERC Panel Structure: 25 Panels European Research Council
    19. 19. │ Host institution Applicant legal entity : institution that engages and hosts the PI for the duration of the project Any type of legal entity: universities, research centres, business research units … as long as it is in MS or AC Commitment of HI: to ensure that the PI may - apply for funding independently - manage research and funding for the project - publish independently as senior author - have access to reasonable space and facilities European Research Council
    20. 20. Size of grants <ul><li>Eligible costs: </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Support the project (personnel, equipment, consumables, travel, publi., admin.) </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Non-eligible (taxes, provisions, debts, related to another project) </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>No double-funding </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Possible requested amount : </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>StG: max € 1,500,000 for 5 years </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>+ € 500,000 if new research activity in EU by moving from TC </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>AdG: max € 2,500,000 for 5 years </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>+ € 500,000 if new research activity in EU by moving from TC </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Assessment: </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Requested budget reviewed by panel > total amount granted </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Freedom of budget breakdown </li></ul></ul></ul>European Research Council
    21. 21. Eligibility & Re-Submissions <ul><li>Ineligibility </li></ul><ul><ul><li>- submission after the deadline </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>- incomplete proposals including annexes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>- no commitment letter from HI </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>- HI outside EU or AC </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>- StG: PhD award date (>10 or <2) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>- missing supporting official documents </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Re-application </li></ul><ul><ul><li>- only one active ERC grant at any time </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>- only one application per PI within a calendar year </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>-- if 2010 ► 2011: only if > threshold step 1 </li></ul></ul>European Research Council
    22. 22. Proposal Content and Submission PART A – online forms A1 Proposal and PI info A2 Host institution info A3 Budget PART B1 – submitted as .pdf Section 1 Track Record of PI Scientific Leadership Potential 2 p. CV (including “funding ID”) 2 p. Early achievements track record 2 p. Extended synopsis 5 p. PART B2 – submitted as .pdf Section 2 Scientific proposal 15 p. Section 3 Research Environment 2 p. Annexes – submitted as .pdf - Statement of support by host - If applicable: explanatory information on ethical issues - StG only: PhD certificate (incl. documents proving eligibility career breaks) ERC Grant proposal European Research Council
    23. 23. <ul><li>Work programme states: PIs will be assessed by the evaluation panels as &quot; starters &quot; or &quot; consolidators “ taking into account the specific stage of their research career at the time of the application. </li></ul><ul><li>“ By default” people fall into the stream that corresponds by the number of years past Ph.D. </li></ul><ul><li>Applicants need to argue their case for different consideration. </li></ul><ul><li>All “objective” (parental leave, military service, long term illness, etc) reasons that apply for extending the eligibility window apply by analogy to extending the “starter” window. </li></ul>Implementation of Streaming (StG) European Research Council
    24. 24. <ul><li>Valid reasons: “Career break” outside science/research (e.g. volunteer work, professional activity completely unrelated to research career , unemployment, etc) </li></ul><ul><li>Non valid reasons: Difficulties with experiments, personal difficulties with post-doc supervisor, two Ph.Ds, working as a professional in a company in same or close field (examples: patent lawyer, editor of scientific journals etc) </li></ul><ul><li>Ultimate decision power with panel and panel chair </li></ul>“ Subjective” Reasons for Changing Stream European Research Council
    25. 25. <ul><li>What is the ERC </li></ul><ul><li>Funding schemes </li></ul><ul><li>How to apply </li></ul><ul><li>Evaluation process </li></ul><ul><li>Achievements to date </li></ul><ul><li>Deadlines and documents </li></ul>European Research Council
    26. 26. Eligibility check Step 1 (remote) evaluation on the basis of section of proposal* by panel members Proposals passing to step 2 Individual assessment of full proposals by panel members & referees AdG : 2nd Panel meeting Panel chairs´ meeting Consolidation of 3 main domains & interdisciplinary/high risk – high gain projects rank lists Submission of full proposals Proposals selected for funding ERC Grants: how does it operate? Submission, evaluation and selection * Profile of PI, projects extended synopsis 1st Panel meeting StG: 2nd Panel meeting incl. interviews of applicants European Research Council
    27. 27. ERC Review Panels <ul><ul><li>Peer review is carried out through 25 panels (for each StG and AdG) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Panels have about 12-15 members plus a chair and are coordinated by an ERC Research Programme Officer </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Panels may be assisted by external reviewers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Panels are grouped along the main scientific domains covering all fields of science, engineering and knowledge </li></ul></ul>International Peer-Reviewing European Research Council
    28. 28. <ul><li>Are going to take place at Step 2 meetings </li></ul><ul><li>Panels take into account the results of the interview alongside the other elements </li></ul><ul><li>Interviews will last between 20-30 minutes in total </li></ul><ul><ul><li>5-15 minutes presentation by the PI </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>10-20 minutes: questions and answers </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Invited applicants are reimbursed </li></ul>Starting Grant 2010 Interviews European Research Council
    29. 29. Scientific Excellence is the sole criterion <ul><li>Only the criteria published in the Call are applied </li></ul><ul><li>Evaluation of excellence at 3 levels: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Quality of principal investigator </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Quality of the research project </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Quality of research environment (at step 2) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Referees and panels evaluate and score criteria 1 & 2 numerically which results in the ranking of the projects: </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>1-4 per criterion </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>threshold ≥ 2 per criterion </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Criteria 3 is considered as &quot;pass/fail&quot; </li></ul>4: oustanding 3: excellent 2: very good 1: non-competitive Evaluation Criteria European Research Council
    30. 30. Potential of the Principal Investigator: (last 10 years for AdG) Quality of research output (track record, qualification, achievements, independence, reputation) Intellectual capacity and creativity (collaborations, mentoring, challenge confrontation, initiative for new lines of thinking) and capacity to attract funding (AdG) Quality of the research project: Ground-breaking nature (challenges, ambition, trans-discipinarity, new concepts) Potential impact (open new horizons, enhance frontier research in Europe) Methodology (approach, timescale, resources, feasibility) High risk/high gain balance (new or unconventional methodology, major breakthrough) Research environment: Contribution to the project (infrastructural and intellectual environment) Participation of other legal entities (if added value to the proposal) Evaluation Criteria European Research Council
    31. 31. <ul><li>What is the ERC </li></ul><ul><li>Funding schemes </li></ul><ul><li>How to apply </li></ul><ul><li>Evaluation process </li></ul><ul><li>Achievements to date </li></ul><ul><li>Deadlines and documents </li></ul>European Research Council
    32. 32. ERC Starting & Advanced grant calls 2007, 2008 & 2009 Submitted proposals by domain European Research Council Number of proposals Proposals by domain
    33. 33. ERC StG 2007 and StG 2009 Share of applications by applicant’s country European Research Council
    34. 34. ERC AdG 2008 and AdG 2009 Share of applications by applicant’s country European Research Council
    35. 35. ERC StG 2007 and StG 2009 Share of selected proposals by applicant’s country European Research Council
    36. 36. ERC AdG 2008 and AdG 2009 Share of selected proposals by applicant’s country European Research Council
    37. 37. Selected proposals by Host Institutions for StG & AdG in the UK
    38. 38. │ ERC Starting & Advanced grant calls 2007 - 2009 Origin of grantees European Research Council
    39. 39. <ul><li>What is the ERC </li></ul><ul><li>Funding schemes </li></ul><ul><li>How to apply </li></ul><ul><li>Evaluation process </li></ul><ul><li>Achievements to date </li></ul><ul><li>Deadlines and documents </li></ul>European Research Council
    40. 40. ERC Calls Indicative Schedule (2010-2011) European Research Council Winter 11 – Spring 12 Autumn 11 Summer 11 StG5 May 2011 Winter 10 – Spring 11 Autumn 10 Summer 10 StG4 May 2010 Evaluation Call Deadline Call open ERC Action Work Programme Revision ERC Starting Grant Calls Spring 12 - Autumn 13 Spring 12 Autumn 11 AdG5 May 2011 Spring 11 - Autumn 12 Spring 11 Autumn 10 AdG4 May 2010 Evaluation Call Deadline Call open ERC Action Work Programme Revision ERC Advanced Grant Calls
    41. 41. <ul><ul><li>ERC Work Programme </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>ERC Guide for Applicants </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>ERC Grant Agreement </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>ERC Rules on submission, evaluation, selection and award procedures </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Others : </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>ERC Guide for Grant Holders </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>ERC Guide for Peer Reviewers </li></ul></ul>Essential Documents European Research Council
    42. 42. Support and service <ul><li>ERC website: http://erc.europa.eu </li></ul><ul><li> documentation </li></ul><ul><li> detailed stastistics </li></ul><ul><li> news alert </li></ul><ul><li>ERC National Contact Points  inform, raise awareness and provide advice on ERC funding opportunities, application, follow-up </li></ul><ul><li>ERC helpdesk </li></ul><ul><li> dedicated email and phoneline </li></ul><ul><li>EPSS helpdesk  technical support on electronic proposal submission </li></ul>European Research Council
    43. 43. Thank you European Research Council

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