SFI ERC Development Programme

This programme is designed to encourage excellent but recently unsuccessful ERC applicants to resubmit to the ERC. To increase Irish success in future ERC calls. To improve the success rate of Irish-based applicants who resubmit to the ERC. To encourage researchers based in Ireland to submit to ERC programmes. To assist SFI’s eligible research bodies to recruit excellent but initially unsuccessful ERC applicants, and encourage them to reapply to the ERC for their own benefit and for the benefit of their new host institution

Geographical Coverage: National
Contact information: 
erc@sfi.ie
Budget: 
SFI ERC Development Programme grants will be up to 50% of the original ERC proposal, or €500,000, whichever is lower, for a maximum of 24 months
Sector of Activity: Research & innovation