Open call Next collection date:
29 November 2018
12 noon (CET)

COST is an EU-funded programme that enables researchers to set up their interdisciplinary research networks in Europe and beyond. We provide funds for organising conferences, meetings, training schools, short scientific exchanges or other networking activities in a wide range of scientific topics. By creating open spaces where people and ideas can grow, we unlock the full potential of science. read more


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10 October 2018
COST Connect – Sustainable energy in the Danube Region

The Danube region represents one fifth of Europe’s total area and is home to more than 100 million inhabitants. As a consequence, energy developments within the region have a major impact across Europe.

10 September 2018
COST Info Day in Tallinn

In recent years, participation in COST Actions by Estonian researchers has steadily increased from 30% in 2012 to 60% in 2017. Estonian researchers hold a number of leading roles within running Actions including 3 vice-chairs, 2 short-term scientific mission coordinators and 10 working group leaders. However, it is hoped to grow participation levels and the number of Estonian researchers in leadership roles to an even greater number. Over 100 researchers gathered for the COST Info Day at the Estonian Academy of Sciences in Tallinn on 7 September to discover how they could participate in COST Actions.

09 May 2018
COST Info Days in Moldova and Georgia inspire future COST Action researchers

COST President Sierd Cloetingh and COST Director Ronald de Bruin travelled to separate Info Days on 4 May to encourage researchers based in Georgia and Moldova to participate in COST Actions in order to grow their knowledge networks, careers and visibility.

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COST – what's in it for researchers?

Strategy Corner

This section features the work of the COST Committee of Senior Officials (CSO), including the policy-driven Targeted Networks. read more