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February 2, 2024
To further scientific and technological cooperation between the United States and the European Community, the National Science Foundation (NSF) and the European Research Council (ERC) signed an Implementation Arrangement on October 29, 2019, to enable U.S.-based scientists and engineers with active NSF awards, particularly those early in their careers, to pursue research collaboration with European colleagues supported through EU-funded ERC grants.
Connecting researchers with complementary strengths and shared interests promotes scientific progress in solving some of the world’s most challenging problems. This international research opportunity is mutually beneficial to the U.S. participants and their hosts through cooperative activities during research visits and by establishing international research partnerships to enrich future research activities in the U.S. and Europe.
Under the Implementation Arrangement, the ERC