We invite participants to submit proposals for COST Actions contributing to the scientific, technological, economic, cultural or societal knowledge advancement and development of Europe. Multi- and interdisciplinary proposals are encouraged.
The open call Action Proposal Submission, Evaluation, Selection and Approval (SESA) procedure is fully science and technology-driven and will ensure a simple, transparent and competitive proposal evaluation and selection process, reflecting the bottom-up, open and inclusive principles of COST.
Participants planning to submit a proposal for a COST Action will need to refer to the SESA guidelines.
The minimum number of countries included in the network has increased to seven Full or Cooperating COST Members. Out of the seven, a minimum of 50% must be Inclusiveness Target Countries . For more details, please refer to the annex of the updated SESA guidelines.
Participants will also need to include the updated technical annex, which should not exceed 15 pages.
The results of the first 2018 collection will be announced in November 2018, while the results of the second 2018 collection will be published in June 2019.
For any questions related to the open call, please contact email@example.com