Radboud University

ERC Proof of Concept Grants

ERC Proof of Concept Grants are designed to support ERC grantees with the commercial or societal application of the results of their funded research.

Awards at Radboud University:


Nico Verdonschot
BioMechMeniscus: A biomechanically driven, patient specific pre-planning and surgical tool to optimize placement of a novel meniscus prosthesis.


Carl Figdor
PATHFINDER-project, into the commercial viability of larger-scale production of immune polymers, synthetic immune cells used in the treatment of cancer.

Mike Jetten
Investigate the possibilities of newly discovered bacteria in innovative wastewater treatment plants.

Tom Scheenen
New imaging technique that shows changes to our metabolism in real time.


Mike Jetten
Low-temperature anammox for nitrogen removal provides an interesting business proposition for the treatment of waste water. Anammox is now being used worldwide.