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: