ERC Starting Grants Results: 46 French researchers awarded
46 French researchers have been awarded with an ERC Starting Grant, ranking 3rd behind Germany (61) and UK (59).
France stands out especially in physical science and engineering with 26 laureates, and life science with 15 laureates (in both cases ranking in 2nd position behind Germany).
Good results are also witnessed in humanities and social Science (4th position).
46 researchers out of 325 grants have been awarded in total, and 18 research institutions are involved.