Short term scientific missions (STSM) and ITC conference grants

Short term scientific missions (STSMs) and Inclusiveness Target Countries (ITC) conference grants

Short Term Scientific Missions (STSMs) are aimed at strengthening collaborative activities by allowing scientists to go to another laboratory to learn/perform a new technique. They are particularly intended for young scientists.

ITC Conference Grants are aimed at supporting ECI and PhD students from Participating ITC to attend international science and technology related conferences on the topic of the Action that are not organised by the COST Action.

STCMs and ITC Conference Grants are evaluated and granted by the Grant Awarding Coordination team.

STSMs open call

Funding for 2 Short Term Scientific (STSM) missions funded with up to 2500 € each are be available during the first grant period to allow exchange of researchers among ANDRONET COST Action participants and laboratories. The goal is to stimulate and promote research collaborations among teams and/or education in Andrology.

Interested candidates to apply for a STSM please sent brief CV (up to 4 pages), letter of motivation, and support letters of the PIs of the laboratories/centers involved in the exchange, to the

Grant Awarding Coordinator: Dr. Davor Jezek(ELIMINAR)

ITC conference grant open call

Funding for 4 ITC conference grants supported with up to 2000 € each is available during the first grant period. The goal of this grant is to offer young researchers (PhD students or postdocs <8 years) from Inclusiveness Target Countries (ITC) the possibility to support funding to participate in the 12th European Congress of Andrology (ECA 2022) Barcelona (Spain; https://eca2022.com/ ; abstract is expected to be submitted before the deadline of June 1, 2022) planned for October 19-21 2022, with the ultimate goal of stimulating and promoting research collaborations among teams and/or education in Andrology.

Interested candidates to apply for a ITC conference grant please sent brief CV (up to 4 pages) and letter of motivation to the

Grant Awarding Coordinator: Dr. Davor Jezek.(ELIMINAR)

Grant awarding coordinators:

Coordinator: Davor Jezek - Croatia,
Grant Awarding Co-coordinators: Alberto de la Iglesia -Spain, Jolanta Słowikowska-Hilczer - Poland, Zsolt Kopa - Hungary

COST is supported by the EU Framework Programme Horizon 2020