Workshop D – H2020 ERC2018-04-18T16:38:45+00:00

Workshop D – H2020 European Research Council Grant

This half-day H2020 ERC workshop can be held in-house at your organisation. It provides practical tips on how to prepare an application for a European Research Council Grant (ERC). At the end of the workshop, applicants will have gained insights into the planning, preparation and writing of a competitive ERC proposal.

See the workshop agenda below for more information.

To find out more, or to book a workshop please contact us.

Workshop D – Agenda

09:15 REGISTRATION
09:30 INTRODUCTION
09:45 H2020 – EUROPEAN RESEARCH COUNCIL FUNDING
– Introduction to the H2020 ERC Programme
– Starting, Consolidator, and Advanced Grants
– Proof of Concept Grant
– Forthcoming Calls

10:15 ERC GRANTS – BIG PICTURE
– The overall application and selection process
– The importance of the Idea
– The calibre of the Researcher
– The one-page proposal

10:45 TEA/COFFEE BREAK

11:00 HOW TO REGISTER, AND COMPLETE PART A
– H2020 registration process
– Part A forms (administrative forms)

11:15 HOW TO WRITE THE MAIN PROPOSAL
– B1 – Overall approach and key information
– B1 – Summary, Synopsis, CV and Track Record
– B2 – Overall approach and consistency with B1
– B2 – Objectives, State of the Art, and Methodology
– B2 – Resources

12:15 THE EVALUATION AND SELECTION PROCESS
– The ERC Panels
– Getting from B1 to B2
– The ERC interview
– Tips from successful applicants
– Tips from ERC evaluators

13:00 NEXT STEPS
– Is the funding scheme right for you?
– What to do next and how to get support

13:30 CLOSE OF WORKSHOP

OVERVIEW OF THE WORKSHOP
This half-day workshop can be held in-house at
your organisation. It provides practical tips on how
to prepare an application for a European Research
Council Grant (ERC).
At the end of the workshop, applicants will have
gained insights into the planning, preparation and
writing of a competitive ERC proposal.

WHAT IS H2020 ERC FUNDING?
European Research Council (ERC) is designed
to support the best scientists, engineers and
scholars in Europe. It’s mandate is to encourage
the highest quality research in Europe through
competitive funding and to support investigatorinitiated
frontier research across all fields of
research, on the basis of scientific excellence.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND THE WORKSHOP?
Researchers and Principal Investigators
Research Group Leaders
Heads of Colleges, Schools, Faculties
and Departments
Research Managers and Administrators

THE WORKSHOP WILL BE PRESENTED
BY DR. CATHERINE HALBERT OF
HALBERT RESEARCH.
Catherine is an experienced EC Evaluator
and has been involved in scientific
research management for over 20 years.

See feedback from recent workshops

Catherine was very clear and it was great to see what it is like from an evaluators perspective.

Senior Adviser , University of Tromsø

Catherine was very clear and it was great to see what it is like from an evaluators perspective.

Senior Adviser , University of Tromsø

Catherine was very clear and it was great to see what it is like from an evaluators perspective.

Senior Adviser , University of Tromsø

To find out more, or to book a workshop, please contact us.