Call for proposals for ERC advanced grant - 2017 ERC-2017-ADG Closed!


Advanced Grants are designed to support excellent Principal Investigators at the career stage at which they are already established research leaders with a recognised track record of research achievements. Applicant Principal Investigators must demonstrate the ground-breaking nature, ambition and feasibility of their scientific proposal.


The call consists of one call with a single deadline applying to each of the three main research domains:
  • Physical Sciences & Engineering
  • Life Sciences
  • Social Sciences & Humanities
Actions foreseen within this call for proposals include the following topic:
  • ERC-ADG-2017: ERC Advanced Grant

European community funding

The Community provisional funding available for the call for proposals is:

  • 567,00 Million EUR (Global Budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 31 August 2017 - 4 years ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)

Further information about the call

Official webpage of the call

Useful documents

  • Call for Proposals (Legal base)

Organisations eligible to participate

Opened to the following bodies or institutes with legal status established in the covered areas:

  • Any legal organisation

Covered areas

Bodies or institutes must have their registered legal seat in one of the countries taking part in the Programme which are:

  • European Union (EU)

Directorate-Generale responsible

Directorate-General for Research

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