The main objective of the European Research Council (ERC) is to promote high-quality research in Europe by financing long-term projects through competitive calls./

The ERC Grants support all individual researchers that wish to continue their research in Excellent Science no matter their age or nationality

Starting Grants (StG)/

Starting Grants (StG) are designed to support excellent PhD researchers with between 2 and 7 years of experience who are starting their own independent line of research and who wish to form their own team.

Current call: ERC-2023-StG

Opening date: 12 July 2022

Deadline date: 25 October 2022

Consolidator Grants (CoG)/

Consolidator Grants are designed to support excellent PhD researchers with between 7 and 12 years of experience who are establishing their own team and independent line of research.

Current call: ERC-2023-CoG

Opening date: 28 September 2022

Deadline date: 2 February 2023

Advanced Grants (AdG)/

Advanced Grants are designed to support excellent senior researchers with at least 10 years of experience and who present innovative, aspirational and cutting-edge proposals.

Current call: ERC-2022-AdG

Opening date: 20 January 2022

Deadline date: 28 April 2022

Next call: ERC-2023-AdG (Opening date: 8 December 2022)

Synergy Grants (SyG)/

Synergy Grants are called with the purpose of supporting a small group, consisting of a minimum of 2 and a maximum of 4 PIs, to facilitate their collective work in research projects and encourage their union in problem-solving.

Current call: ERC-2023-SyG

Opening date: 13 July 2022

Deadline date: 8 November 2022