On the occasion of the ERC 10th anniversary

Submitted by Insmi on Sat, 03/11/2017 - 10:56

The "ERC Week” will run from the 13 to the 19 March to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the European Research Council. Since 2007, the ERC has had a considerable impact on the European research landscape, funding almost 7,000 researchers in ten years.

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Click on image for key facts about ERC


During the ERC week, and throughout 2017, special ERC events will take place across Europe. Celebrations will also occur in countries outside Europe to promote the ERC globally. A celebratory event (by invitation only) is organised in Brussels on March 21st. Click here for more information.

Various events are organized throughout France : check the list (in French).


Also check "The CNRS and the ERC", a new website promoted by CNRS, the French National Center for Scientific Research, which presents the 360 CNRS researchers who have obtained a European Research Council (ERC) grant since 2007, and aims to encourage more researchers to apply for an ERC funding through testimonies, advice and practical information.

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Click on image to read laureates' testimonies on the ERC website