The Scientific Research and Technological Transfer Division, in collaboration with FP7 project "GARCIA - Gendering the Academy and Research: combating Career Instability and Asymmetries" (scientific coordinator: prof. Barbara Poggio; project manager: Annalisa Murgia - Department of Sociology and social research) organizes the Infoday: : 

  • Horizon 2020: European Reserach Council (ERC) Starting Grant 2016:  information session to support researchers in the  preparation of their application for an ERC Starting Grant 2016 proposal (deadline: 17 November 2015).

Date and location: Thursday,  29 October 2015, Department of Sociology and social research, via Verdi 26, room 20 (speaker: Serena Borgna - APRE H2020 NCP European Research Council).  

ERC Starting Grant 2016 applicant shall have been awarded his/her first PhD ≥ 2 and ≤ 7 years prior to 1 January 2016; further information on eligibility and application procedure are available in the Work Programme and the guide Information for applicants to the Starting and Consolidator Grant 2016 Calls 

Individual meetings: In order to receive tailored advice on ERC Starting Grant 2016 project proposals, it is possible to book an individual meeting by sending the part B1 draft to citta.research [at] (tel. 1148) by Thursday, 22 October 2015 (max. 6 individual meetings available).  


8.30- 8.45: registration (please observe punctuality in order to start presentations in due time)

8.45 - 9.00:  welcome (Vanessa Ravagni - Scientific Research and Technological Transfer Division - University of Trento)

9.00-12.30: modalities of the ERC Starting Grant call 2016: eligibility requirements, proposal description and budget, application procedure, evaluation rules  (Serena Borgna - APRE H2020 NCP European Research Council). Questions and Answers

Afterwards: individual meetings (room 9) upon request (to: citta.research [at]

; tel. 1148)

Contacts  for information and pre-registration:  

  • Città research: (citta.research [at]

    ; tel. 1148)