Are you an ERC winner? Are you looking for a host institution?


The University of Bergamo welcomes researchers from all over the world and offers them the opportunity to work in a challenging academic environment.

UniBG invites expression of interest from researchers interested in submitting and ERC grant application with the University of Bergamo as the host institution.


Support offered

  • highly skilled staff ready to offer all the support needed;
  • support and guidance to develop the applications that we judge to be promising and that fit into one of our research area;


Research excellence

  • the University of Bergamo is ranked in the top 100 in the THE Young University Ranking 2017


Research funds

  • the University of Bergamo offers up to 50k extra research funds for phd scholarship, post-doctoral fellowship and scientific lab equipment;
  • extra fundings from Fondazione Cariplo and Regione Lombardia (this grant is subordinated to the approval of the funding Institutions)


To register your expression of interest in an ERC Grant with the University of Bergamo as the host institution, please get in touch with the University of Bergamo asap!

For additional information, please contact:

Simonetta Romaniello:

Damiana Curti: