Application for Short Term Scientific Mission (STSM)
10/11-2010: There are no funds available for STSMs at this time.
The normal rules for STSMs still apply;
An application can be received at anytime between now and April (one month before visits to be held in May). A new call for STSMs will be made starting in July, after the second ECCL annual meeting to be held in Istanbul June 4-9,2009.
To formally apply for support for a STSM grant from the COST Action CM0601 Electron Controlled Chemical Lithography (ECCL) please follow the steps below.
On-line registration by the applicant, see http://www.cost.esf.org/stsm
The Applicant must use the on-line registration tool to register their request for an STSM.
The following information has to be entered with the registration:
Applicant’s title, name, work place, postal address, telephone and fax numbers, and email address.
After entering the information and pressing the “submit” button the on-line registration tool will issue a formal STSM application. This document has to be downloaded and sent by by e-mail as attachment together with CV, list of publications, motivation letter, and letter of support from the home institute to:
The future Host of the STSM.
Upon approval of the requested STSM the Applicant will receive an acceptance letter in which the grantee is informed about:
a) the approval of the STSM and;
To accept the grant, the Applicant has to return this acceptance letter with his signature. The Applicant will also receive a payment request form at the same time
Completion of the STSM:
Within four weeks of completion of the STSM the grantee is required to submit to the Host and the Action’s STSM coordinator Professor Nigel Mason a short scientific report on the visit. It should contain the following information:
Purpose of the visit
The grantee is also required to send in the completed payment request form at the same time.
Last updated: 21st July 2010