(Inter)national individual grants


Vidi grant NWO

The Vidi grant is aimed at excellent researchers who have been conducting postdoc research for a number of years. The grant gives them the opportunity to spend five years developing their own innovative line of research and employ one or more researchers to assist them. go to NWO, Vidi

Vici grant NWO

This grant is aimed at senior researchers who have successfully developed an innovative line of research and provided excellent coaching for young researchers. The grant gives them the opportunity to build a research group. A logical step following a Vici grant is an appointment as professor. go to NWO, Vici

Starting grant European Research Council

This grant is for ground-breaking research conducted by excellent researchers. The ERC offers the Starting Grant to give young researchers the opportunity to start or expand their own research groups. The grant is for researchers who completed their PhD degree two to seven years ago. go to ERC, Starting grant

Consolidator grant European Research Council

ERC offers the Consolidator Grant to give excellent researchers the opportunity to expand their own research groups and transition from working under a supervisor to being independent researchers in their own right. The grant is for researchers who completed their PhD degrees 7 to 12 years ago. go to ERC, Consolidator grant

Marie Skłodowska Curie Actions

MSCAs provide grants for all stages of researchers' careers - be they doctoral candidates or highly experienced researchers - and encourage transnational, intersectoral and interdisciplinary mobility.

  • ITNs support competitively selected joint research training and/or doctoral programs, implemented by European partnerships of universities, research institutions, and non-academic organizations.


Travel grants

A general overview of about 200 funds for students, interns and researchers who want to go abroad for their education, internship or research. go to Nuffic