Call for proposals for ERC Starting grant - 2019 ERC-2019-STG Closed!


ERC Starting Grants are designed to support excellent Principal Investigators at the career stage at which they are starting their own independent research team or programme. Applicant Principal Investigators must demonstrate the ground-breaking nature, ambition and feasibility of their scientific proposal.


Actions foreseen within this call for proposals include the following topics:

  • ERC-2019-STG: ERC Starting Grant

European community funding

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

  • 580,00 Million EUR (Global Budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 17 October 2018 - 3 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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