ERC Calls

To apply for calls, and to find the relevant documentation, you need to go to the EU's Funding and Tenders Portal. For details about each of the different types of grants listed below, see our ERC Schemes page.

Horizon Europe 2022 Work Programme

Open Call

2022 Proof of Concept Grant, third cut-off date (ERC-2022-POC2)
Opening date: 16 November 2021
Deadline for submission: 29 September 2022

Horizon Europe 2023 Work Programme

Open Calls

2023 Starting Grant (ERC-2023-STG)
Opening date: 12 July 2022
Deadline for submission: 25 October 2022

2023 Synergy Grant (ERC-2023-SYG)

Opening date: 13 July 2022
Deadline for submission: 8 November 2022

2023 Consolidator Grant (ERC-2023-COG)
Opening date: 28 September 2022
Deadline for submission: 2 February 2023

Forthcoming Calls

2023 Proof of Concept Grant, first cut-off date (ERC-2023-POC)
Opening date: 20 October 2022
Deadline for submission: 24 January 2023

2023 Advanced Grant (ERC-2023-ADG)
Opening date: 8 December 2022
Deadline for submission: 23 May 2023

2023 Proof of Concept Grant, second cut-off date (ERC-2023-POC)
Opening date: 20 October 2022
Deadline for submission: 20 April 2023

2023 Proof of Concept Grant, third cut-off date (ERC-2023-POC)
Opening date: 20 October 2022
Deadline for submission: 14 September 2023

Horizon Europe 2022 Work Programme

Closed Calls

2022 Advanced Grant (ERC-2022-ADG)
Opening date: 20 January 2022
Deadline for submission: 28 April 2022

2022 Proof of Concept Grant, second cut-off date (ERC-2022-POC2)
Opening date: 16 November 2021
Deadline for submission: 19 May 2022

2022 Starting Grant (ERC-2022-STG)
Opening date: 23 September 2021
Deadline for submission: 13 January 2022

2022 Proof of Concept Grant (ERC-2022-POC1) (an additional, early call that made up for the lack of Proof of Concept calls in the 2021 Work Programme)
Opening date: 15 July 2021
Deadline for submission: 14 October 2021

2022 Proof of Concept Grant, first cut-off date (ERC-2022-POC2)
Opening date: 16 November 2021
Deadline: 15 February 2022

2022 ERC Synergy Grant (ERC-2022-SYG)
Opening date: 15 July 2021
Deadline for submission: 10 November 2021

2022 Consolidator Grant (ERC-2022-COG)
Opening date: 19 October 2021 
Deadline for submission: 17 March 2022

Horizon Europe 2021 Work Programme

Closed Calls

2021 Starting Grant (ERC-2021-StG)
Call closed: 12 April 2021
ERC Timeframe for sending information to applicants

2021 Consolidator Grant (ERC-2021-CoG)
Call closed: 20 April 2021
ERC Timeframe for sending information to applicants

2021 Advanced Grant (ERC-2021-AdG)
Call closed: 31 August 2021

ERC Timeframe for sending information to applicants

Synergy Grants were not available under this work programme. 

Proof of Concept Grants were not available under this work programme.