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Support for ERC applications

How the BOA team can help with your ERC application and project

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Faculties and departments who wish to support selected researchers are welcome to contact the BOA team for support as well!

The  BOA team in collaboration with your local support team offers ERC applicants:

-Evaluation of  CV and Track record to optimise it for ERC, you can use this form for discussions

-Checking the candidate´s elligibility window (e.g. PhD date, parental leaves, doctorates like MD, etc.)

-Discussion of the applicant´s project idea, the evaluation panel of choice and proof reading of the proposal (depending on capacity, but we aim for two reads per full proposal)

-Establishing contact with other academics who could help to shape the idea further (if needed and if we can find them)

-Targeted writing courses

-Establish contact to external consultants and/or the National Contact Point for ERC if needed

-A progress plan towards submission with critical points in time

-Feedback on your budget and its presentation in the B2 part of the proposal

-Help with questions related to HR (e.g. how long can a post doc join, who can be on my team, etc.)

-Uploading of your host support letter NB: this requires written consent from the head of department, the form can be downloaded here.

-Help with the ethical issues annex

-Guidance to improve your personal webpage and digital profile on pages like Research Gate

-Support for the interview in stage 2: different presentation trainings, a collection of experiences, mock interview with peers

-Help during the stay in Brussels by our Brussels office

-Discussion of the Evaluation Summary Report and plans for the future 

-Grant negotiation

-Project start up meetings with departments, faculties, PIs

-Help with questions related to reporting