University of Jyväskylä

Your ERC grant with University of Jyväskylä as host?

The European Research Council (ERC) mission is to encourage the highest quality research in Europe through competitive funding and to support investigator-driven frontier research across all fields, on the basis of scientific excellence.

themeimageERC grants are awarded through open competition to projects headed by starting, consolidating and established researchers, irrespective of their origins, who are working or moving to work in Europe. The sole criterion for selection is scientific excellence. The aim is to recognise the best ideas and confer status of the best brains in Europe. Further information about funding

ERC funding has several advantages - independence, possibility to hire a team and concentrate on research as well as visibility and recognition. JYU has been successful in applying ERC funding. Are you the next one to receive the prestige funding?

JYU Support Processes for ERC applicants for upcoming calls:

ERC application preparation leave

Science Council’s research periods are open for applications. The ERC preparation applications fulfilling the conditions of the call will be awarded the grant. The call is open until 27 April, 2018 at 16:15.

Writing successful ERC applications 11.6.2018

The whole day training is aimed for applicants of University of Jyväskylä. The trainer is Lotte Jaspers from Yellow Research. Check the programme for the training and register at Korppi.

More information about JYU Support Processes for ERC applicants

Senior Grant Advisor Elina Humala
Research and Innovation Services, University of Jyväskylä or 040 805 4715 or

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