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ERC Starting and Consolidator Grants 2021: Proposal Writing Workshop

January 18-21, 2021 | online

January 14, 19-21, 2021 | online

Great news: due to high demand, we are happy to announce a second workshop!

We are happy to announce the next Proposal Writing Workshop for ERC Starting Grant and Consolidator Grant applicants. Due to Corona, the Proposal Writing Workshop will be conducted remotely from January 18th to January 21st, 2021 (morning sessions). The second workshop will run mostly parallel on January 14th and January 19th to January 21st 2021.

Important information:

The ERC Proposal Writing workshop is a hands-on workshop. For your participation, and for the best preparation of the trainers, some preliminary work will be required from your side: We will need your ERC abstract (B1: Cover Page; up to 2.000 characters), CV (B1: Section b), funding history (B1: Funding ID), track record (B1: Section c) and answering a questionnaire regarding your proposal writing experience (details will follow).

Please register here until November 30th, 2020. Please keep in mind that slots are limited and will be given on a first come - first served basis!

For further information, please contact Katharina Hörst, TUM ForTe - Office for Research and Innovation.

ERC Starting Grants 2021: Individual Consultations (FULLY BOOKED)

03.02.2021-04.02.2021 I online

Individual consultation sessions for the 2021 call ERC Starting Grant (deadline expected on 09 March 2021) will take place on 03 and 04 February 2021. Applicants have the opportunity to discuss their draft proposals individually with experts from the NATIONAL CONTACT POINT ERC/KOWI. As the time slots are limited, they will be given on a first come - first serve basis. Please reserve a time slot via Email and we will contact you to arrange the precise time.