EU research funding 

If you are planning to apply for EU funding the UCL European Research and Innovation Office (ERIO) can support you.

The proposal writing consultancy service offers support from concept to final grant submission, including assistance in structuring and targeting the scientific section, the expected impacts section, writing the implementation, management and finance sections, and aiding in partner search.

For more information email: juliet.ellis@ucl.ac.uk or k.cornfield@ucl.ac.uk

Please follow the links below to find further details of the following funding opportunities:

You can also search funding opportunities via the EU Participation Portal.

EU Programme Grants

Forthcoming calls

Single-stage. 

For further information on all open and forthcoming calls visit the Horizon 2020 website.

ERC fellowships

ERC Starting Grants Deadline: 17 October 2017

For researchers with between two and seven years' experience post-PhD. Funding: Up to €1.5 million (in some cases €2 million). Duration: up to 5 years. Sole evaluation criterion: scientific excellence of researcher and research proposal.

ERC Consolidator Grants Currently closed

Calls published once a year. For researchers with over seven and up to 12 years experience post PhD. Funding: Up to €2 million (in some cases €2.75 million). Duration: up to 5 years. Sole evaluation criterion: scientific excellence of researcher and research proposal.

ERC Advanced Grants Deadline: Currently closed

Applicants must be scientifically independent and have a recent research track-record and profile which identifies them as leaders in their respective field(s) of research. Funding: Up to €2.5 million per grant (in some cases €3.5 million per grant). Sole evaluation criterion: scientific excellence of researcher and research proposal. Duration: up to five years.

ERC Proof of Concept Grants Deadline: 16 January 2018; 18 April 2018; 11 September 2018

ERC Synergy Grants Deadline: 14 November 2017

For further information visit the ERC website.

Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions

Marie Skłodowska-Curie Innovative Training Networks (ITN) Currently closed

Marie Skłodowska-Curie Research and Innovation Staff Exchange (RISE) Deadline: Currently closed

The RISE scheme promotes international and inter-sector collaboration through research and innovation staff exchanges, and sharing of knowledge and ideas from research to market (and vice-versa) for the advancement of science and the development of innovation.

Individual Fellowships (IF) Deadline: Currently closed

This includes European Fellowships and Global Fellowships.

For further information visit the Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions website.