Activities of the ERC
27/09/2017 10:27

  Information is avialable in Georgian
03/08/2017 16:42

The European Research Council (ERC) announces its 2018 grant competitions

Shota Rustaveli Georgian National Science Foundation disseminates information on the ERC open calls: the European Research Council (ERC) announces its 2018 grant competitions  with a total budget of around €1.86 billion, most of which earmarked for early- to mid-career researchers. In addition, the ERC is reintroducing Synergy Grants, the funding scheme for groups of two to four scientists who jointly address ambitious research problems. The  Work Programme , established by the ERC Scientific Council, was pre-announced on 19 July, and adopted today by the European Commission. The Work Programme includes all the well-known and established ERC funding schemes:  Starting ,  Consolidator  and  Advanced Grants , as well as  Proof of Concept Grants  for ERC grantees who wish to explore the innovation potential of their research results. detailed informaiton canbe foun on ERC web page:
19/05/2017 11:46

10 years, 10 portraits

With regards to the 10 years anniversary of the European Research Council, ERC developed a special visual material – 10 Years, 10 Portraits. 10 distinguished ERC grant holders share their stories and the way their research led to changes. 10 Years, 10 Portraits are available on this link.
10/08/2016 14:17

The summer issue of the ERC newsletter is out

The summer issue of the ERC newsletter is out  . the newsletter is avaliable on   the link 
10/08/2016 14:09

The ERC call for tender

The ERC has just published a   call for tender   for the provision of a study on career impacts of European Research Council (ERC) funding. The study is to provide a comprehensive overview of the impact that ERC funding has on the careers of the ERC Principal Investigators and their teams, with a focus on younger researchers. It shall provide insights on the impact on career advancement, but also on the type of careers that team members embark on after the end of the project. All questions related to the call for tenders have to be submitted via the   online form   on eTendering via the following   link .   Deadline for submission   of tenders is scheduled for   19 September 2016 .  
10/08/2016 13:04

New report on impact of ERC projects

New report on impact of ERC projects  - Qualitative Evaluation of completed projects funded by the European Research Council is avaliable   on this link 
19/04/2016 10:18
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18/04/2016 12:38

Calendar of ERC calls

04/04/2016 16:16
Calendar of ERC calls for 2016 year had been announced. Grants open to researchers from anywhere in the world.  Call for proposals Publication date Deadline Budget Funding ERC 2016 Advanced grant 24 May 2016 1 September 2016 EUR 540 million Up to EUR 2.5 million per grant ERC 2016 Proof of Concept Grant 22 October 2015 26 May 2016 4 October 2016  EUR 20 million Up to EUR 150,000 per Grant See further information on ERC website . Information on the ongoing selection: In the 2015 ERC Advanced grant call, 1,951 applications were submitted (results to be officially communicated in April) In the 2016 ERC Starting Grant call, 2,935 applications were submitted ( results to be officially communicated in September) In the 2016 ERC Consolidator Grant call. 2,304 applications were submitted (results to be officially communicated before the end of the year)