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.
Promoting gender equality in Horizon 2020 and the European Research Area
New Opportunities for Research Funding Agency Cooperation in Europe (NORFACE)
Supporting Europe’s response to the grand societal challenges through the development of opportunities for scientists in the area of social and behavioural sciences.
Humanities in the European Research Area (HERA)
Supporting the continued growth and development of collaborative and transnational humanities research across Europe.
European Coordinated Research on Long-term Challenges in Information and Communication Sciences & Technologies ERA-NET (CHIST-ERA)
Reinforcing the transnational collaboration between participating states in challenging multidisciplinary research in the area of information and communication sciences and technologies
Research for Policy and Society
Supporting research in partnership with enterprise, government and civic society to address the needs of society.
New Horizons Interdisciplinary Research Awards
Supporting researchers with interdisciplinary approaches to solving the European societal challenges and target opportunities under Horizon 2020.
Laureate Awards Programme 2017/18
Supporting exceptional researchers to conduct frontier basic research across all disciplines.
Supporting eligible researchers intending to pursue research, networking or dissemination activities within and across all disciplines.