European Commission Horizon 2020 (Excellent Sciences): ERC-2019-PoC Proof of Concept Grants

These grants aim to maximise the value of research funded by the European Research Council (ERC) by funding further work to verify the innovation potential of ideas arising from ERC-funded projects.

Funding & Duration

Grants are worth €150,000 (approx. AUD $243,000) each over 18 months.


All principal investigators in an ERC frontier research project, that is either ongoing or has ended less than 12 months before 1 January 2019, may apply. The host institution must engage with the PI for at least the duration of the project and must be established in an EU member state or associated country as a legal entity. Applicants may be of any nationality and be residing in any country at the time of application.

Submission Requirements & Due Date

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