Submit your ERC@PoliTO - Invitation to internal researchers

Do you have a groundbreaking research idea? Politecnico di Torino will support you in preparing and writing your proposal and if  funded you will be granted favorable conditions.

What we offer


  • ERC Infoday
  • Workshop: "How to build and present a competitive idea and CV for Individual Grants"
  • Workshop: "How to write an ERC proposal"
  • Various workshops for strengthening soft skills
  • Individual information meetings
  • ERC café with PoliTO's ERC winners


  • Individual support
  • Proposal review, internal and by external companies
  • Preparation for interview (internal mock interview and/or external company support)
  • Proposal budgeting support
  • Toolkit for proposal writing support

  • An academic position at PoliTO by taking advantage of the direct call provided by national legislation (
  • Reduction of the frontal teaching load
  • Support in finalizing the Grant Agreement (GA) between the ERC and PoliTO
  • Support for periodic reporting
  • Support in the management of GA amendments (e.g., for Portability)
  • Support in increasing the visibility of PIs and improving the ability to communicate one's research

If you are interested in submittinand ERC proposal

We advise you to contact in advance, keeping in mind the following deadlines:

  • ERC Starting Grant: publication: July 11, 2023 - deadline: October 24, 2023 
  • ERC Synergy Grant: publication: July 12, 2023 - deadline: November 8, 2023  
  • ERC Consolidator Grant: publication: September 12, 2023 - deadline: December 12, 2023 
  • ERC Advanced Grant: publication: May 29, 2024 - deadline: August 29, 2024
  • ERC Proof of Concept (PoC) WP 2023: publication: October 20, 2022 - cut off date: September 14, 2023
  • ERC Proof of Concept (PoC) WP 2024: publication: November 16, 2023 - cut off date: March 14, 2024/September 17, 2024

The Work Program and information for applicants will be available both on the European Commission's website and on the Intranet, where you can find commented proposal submission templates.

For more information on the ERC@PoliTO initiative contact