European Research Council opened two calls for grants


The European Research Council (ERC) approved the Work Programme 2020 and opened first calls for Starting Grants and Synergy Grants. The Research Council of Lithuania invites to consultations on preparation of applications.

Application deadlines: 16 October 2019 for Starting Grants and 5 November 2019 for Synergy Grants. The total budget of the Work Programme 2020 constitutes EUR 2.2 billion, with EUR 677 million and EUR 350 million for Starting Grants and Synergy Grants, respectively.

For application procedures please contact the National Contact Point (NCP), Dr Saulius Marcinkonis, tel. 8 676 17256, e-mail

More information on ERC's funding schemes is available at