Detall de la convocatòria


Objectiu de la convocatòria
ECCO Pioneer Awards aim to enhance visionary, collaborative, and interdisciplinary scientific research in IBD Centres. Basic and/or clinical scientists.
Lloc de presentació
El personal de l'IMIM i PSMAR que necessiteu més informació adreceu-vos a:
Servei de Recerca. C/ Doctor Aiguader, 88. 08003-Barcelona. Tel.: 93.316.05.76.
Marta López: Ext.: 1576
Carol Barnwell: Ext.1670
Convocatòria (URL)
  • The applicants must submit a new and original research project that has not yet been launched.
  • The project group must consist of
    • at least 2 participating institutions from different countries
    • principal investigators from each institute who are responsible for the implementation of this project on behalf of their participating institutions
    • a project coordinator (this may or may not be one of the principal investigators), who has been identified by the participating institutions for coordinating the overall project.
  • All project group applicants (i.e. project coordinator and principal investigators of all participating institutions) need to be ECCO Members at the time of application.
  • The majority of the ECCO Pioneer Award applicants must be from an ECCO Country Member; all applications that include non-European participating institutions must justify the selection of these institutions in the letter of intent. The project coordinator, however, must reside in an ECCO Member Country.
  • It is essential to illustrate the overall impact of the project for the IBD Community.
  • Candidate can apply for one specific ECCO Research Award only. Several applications with the same topic for different ECCO Research Awards will not be taken into account for review.
  • Successful institutions are excluded for the next two application rounds, and thus cannot re-apply for the ECCO Pioneer Award within the following 24 months.
  • Dotació
    300.000 €
    When only two institutes are participating, the proportion of the cost distribution between institutions may not exceed 60:40.
    24 months
    The reviewing process will be carried out in two stages.
    In the first phase, all applicants must submit a “letter of intent” (max. 5 pages; Font: Verdana; Size: 11) that should contain the following:
  • Project title
  • Project outline and intent
  • Research objectives
  • The connection to and impact on the IBD Community
  • The innovative quality
  • Budget (incl. budget split per category and further explanations, e.g. salary, equipment, consumables, travel and meeting costs, other expenses; institutional overheads are not accepted)
  • Endorsement signatures of all participating institutes
    The highest ranked applicants will be invited to submit a full proposal.
  • Arxius

    2022_MASTER_Pioneer Award_Fact Sheet_new.pdf