How to apply for Funding
All ERS members are eligible to apply for funding to set up an Task Force aiming to develop Clinical Practice Guidelines, Statements or Technical Standard Assessments.
Next deadline: Submit a ERS/ATS Task Force proposal by July 22, 2016!
The next deadline for ERS only projects is October 01, 2016.
Joint ERS/ATS Task Forces
Joint ERS/ATS projects are to be submitted via the joint ERS/ATS application form available under this link. Once connected to the ATS website, click on New FY2017 Joint ATS/ERS Assembly/Committe Project Application and fill in the online application.
Deadline to submit a proposal is July 22, 2016 (late applications won't be considered).
Read the instruction on how to submit a joint ERS/ATS Task Force proposal. You are also encouraged to carefully consider the ERS Task Force Guideline before completing the application as the ERS rules also apply for joint Task Forces.
ERS only Task Forces
An original application form should be sent by one of the following deadlines to the attention of the ERS Guidelines Director with a copy to the ERS Headquarters. Applications are reviewed by the ERS Science Council, with the help of outside reviewers.
Annual deadlines for the submission of ERS Task Forces:
- 01 February
- 01 June
- 01 October
Important: Only proposals fully filled in (including TF members' COI forms) will be reviewed. Applicant of an incomplete proposal will be asked to resubmit it at the next deadline. Should you have any question regarding the application form, please do not hesitate to contact the ERS Office prior to the deadline.
Task Forces joint with other societies