ERC Consolidator Grants support excellent Principal Investigators by funding their ground-breaking, ambitious research projects. Researchers having been awarded their PhD 7-12 years before 1 January 2015 are eligible (Extensions of the eligibility time window are possible in case of maternity, paternity, long-term illness, clinical training and national service). The call closes on 12 March 2015. Note that researchers at Swiss host institutions are again fully eligible for ERC funding.
Important information on the call is included in the ERC Work Programme 2015 and especially the Information for Applicants. Proposal templates are available from the Participants Portal once having registered for the call.