Economic and Social Research Council (ERC) has invited research proposals ranging from £2 to £8 million 100 % full economic cost with a term of five years. The innovative new research should be based on any major social and economic topic. Must explain how your proposal meets ERC’s aim and what would be its social and economic impact. ERC will fund 4 centres. Shortlisted finalists will be invited to interview in London in February 2019. Results will be declared in March 2019.
Principal investigators must be based at a UK institution eligible for research council funding. However co-investigators can be from overseas research organisations.
20 March 2018
Winners will receive fund of up to £24 million.