Arrangementer og workshops

Forskningsstøtteenheden holder løbende workshops om ansøgningsskrivningens kunst og informationsmøder om EU eller andre bevillingsgivere. Vi arbejder hele tiden på nye kurser og arrangementer, og du er velkommen til at kontakte os med ideer.

MSCA MASTERCLASS 2024- The deadline for signing up is the 12th of April.

The focus of the Masterclass is on European Fellowships, but the RSO also supports Global Fellowship applications. We encourage all applicants with AU as their host to sign up for support. Read more here.

Workshop for ERC Starting Grant Applicants - 24 April 2024

Do you plan to submit a proposal to ERC Starting Grant?

This hands-on peer-to-peer workshop will prepare you for applying to the ERC StG 2025 call with an expected deadline in October 2024.

Target group: Researchers with a ground-breaking research idea and an excellent track-record from all faculties at Aarhus University are welcome.

The workshop is relevant for researchers with a strong intention of applying for ERC Starting Grant. If you have general questions about ERC, the workshop is not for you, but you are more than welcome to contact the RSO.

The workshop is not targeted administrative employees.

There will be a maximum of 40 participants.


24th of April 2024


12:30 — 16:00


Navitas, Inge Lehmanns Gade 10, Building 3210, 5th floor, room 060


  • 12.30 – 13.00: Introduction to ERC Starting Grant application and its key concepts by the Research Support Office (RSO).
  • 13.00 – 13.20: Presentation by an ERC StG grantholder from AU.
    The grant holder will share his/hers experiences with the application process and provide advice for applicants.
  • 13.20 – 13.45 Q&A
  • 13.45 – 14.00: Break
  • 14.00- 16.00: Parallel pitch sessions (according to ERC evaluation domains: Physical Sciences and Engineering, Life Sciences, Social Sciences and Humanities).

Participants will be asked to pitch their ERC project idea (5 minutes each).

Participants will receive feedback (approx. 10 minutes) from other participants, AU ERC grantees and Research Advisors from the RSO.

The success of the workshop is depending on all participants actively engaging in the feedback to each other’s pitches.

  • 16:00: End of the workshop


Participants will receive detailed information on the pitch session after the registration deadline.

Participants are expected to send their pitch to the RSO on a given deadline (template will be provided in the information material).

Sending your pitch is an absolute prerequisite for attending the workshop.

Sign up at the following link no later than 8 March 2024.

If any questions, please contact Karen Matthisson (

Please notice that all participants declare to keep any documents and discussions fully confidential.