Research support

ERC grant training (0,5 ECTS)

INFORMATION

Course code

ERC-1700

Dates 2017

New datesĀ to be announcedĀ 

Time and Place

9.00 - 17.00 in building Drienerburght

Course fee

This training will be paid from central funds. However, you do need permission from your head of department.

Group size

Maximum of 25 participants

Trainer

Aya van den Kroonenberg, senior trainer of Yellow Research and Telma Esteves, ERC grants advisor at the UT EU-Office.

Course materials

Course materials will be provided during the training.

FOR WHOM?

Excellent researchers (2-12 years after promotion) with an excellent idea for frontier research, who consider applying for an ERC Starting Independent Researcher grant.

RESULT

Detailed knowledge on how to write an ERC Starting or Consolidator Grant Preparation.

CONTENT

What is ground-braking challenging FRONTIER research?

  • What constitutes an excellent young researcher?
  • Writing a ERC Starting or Consolidator Grant proposal;
  • Evaluation Procedure;
  • From high-gain/high-risk idea to challenging proposal;
  • Demonstrating feasibility;
  • Writing outstanding personal track records;
  • Support from University of Twente (EU-Office).

DURATION AND TIME INVESTMENT

Two course days:

  • Day 1: training before you write your proposal
  • Day 2: feedback on your proposal

If you reach the second round: Interview training. The study load for this course is roughly equivalent to 0,5 ECTS.

ADMISSION CRITERIA

Participants have to submit their CV as a PDF-file, two weeks prior to the course, to office@yellowresearch.nl.

Further information
Telma C. Esteves PhD
Grants Advisor EU Office

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