The Council manages a suite of inter-linked schemes funding researchers across all career stages from postgraduate to principal investigator level. Use the filter options to the left to find out more.


Humanities in the European Research Area (HERA)

Supporting the continued growth and development of collaborative and transnational humanities research across Europe.

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New Opportunities for Research Funding Agency Cooperation in Europe (NORFACE)

CLOSED

Supporting Europe’s response to the grand societal challenges through the development of opportunities for scientists in the area of social and behavioural sciences.

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European Coordinated Research on Long-term Challenges in Information and Communication Sciences & Technologies ERA-NET (CHIST-ERA)

CLOSED

Reinforcing the transnational collaboration between participating states in challenging multidisciplinary research in the area of information and communication sciences and technologies

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Research for Policy and Society

CLOSED

Supporting research in partnership with enterprise, government and civic society to address the needs of society.

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New Horizons Interdisciplinary Research Awards

CLOSED

Supporting researchers with interdisciplinary approaches to solving the European societal challenges and target opportunities under Horizon 2020.

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Laureate Awards Programme 2017/18

CLOSED

Supporting exceptional researchers to conduct frontier basic research across all disciplines.

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New Foundations

CLOSED

Supporting eligible researchers intending to pursue research, networking or dissemination activities within and across all disciplines.

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