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: