Open Call for Projects

January 9th, 2015

We would like to inform inform you that the European Cooperation in Science and Technology (COST) has published a new Call. COST receives financial support from the EU RTD framework programme, Horizon 2020, and  aims to enable breakthrough scientific developments leading to new concepts and products. It thereby contributes to strengthening Europe’s research and innovation capacities.

As of February, you will be able to submit your proposals anytime throughout the year via the new e-COST online submission tool. The COST Open Call will continue having the spring and autumn Collection Dates, when all submitted proposals are gathered and evaluated.

The first Collection Date will be 24 March 2015 at 12 noon (CET).

The Call is open to ideas in all fields of Science and Technology. Proposals must include researchers from at least five COST Member Countries or Cooperating State.

Researchers benefit from a one-stage submission based upon a proposal of 15 pages.

The new Proposal Template (in electronic format) as well as the Guidelines for submitting COST Action proposals and evaluation criteria will be available in Cost home page ( in January 2015. You can see the Provisional Proposal Template in PDF format in this e-mail attached.