Inclusive Target Country -Conference Grant

ITC Conference Grants are aimed at supporting young researchers from participating Inclusiveness Target Countries (ITC) ( Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Estonia, Croatia, Hungary, Lithuania, Latvia, Luxembourg, Malta, Montenegro, Poland, Portugal, Slovenia, Slovakia, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Republic of Serbia and Turkey) to attend international science and technology related conferences not specifically organised by the COST Action CA18214: The Geography of New Working Spaces and the Impact on the Periphery.


Who can apply?

Conference Grants are exclusively reserved for Early Carrier Investigators: Ph.D. students and ECI’s with a primary affiliation in an institution located in an Inclusiveness Target Countries (ITC) Early Carrier Investigators (An individual who is within a time span of up to 8 years from the date they obtained their PhD/doctorate (full-time equivalent).

The applicant must make an oral / poster presentation at the conference in question and must be listed in the official event/conference programme. The main subject of the oral or poster presentation or speech at the approved conference must be on the topic of the CA18214 Action and must acknowledge COST .

The participation of each applicant must be pre-approved by the Action MC.

Specific information concerning 1st CALL Inclusiveness Target Countries (ITC) Conference Grants. 

In case of the 1st Call ITC CG COST Action CA18214 The Geography of New Working Spaces and the Impact on the Periphery offers:

The financial support ITC

A Conference Grant is a fixed financial contribution that takes into consideration the budget request of the applicant and the outcome of the evaluation of the application by the delegated person(s). 

Conference Grants do not necessarily cover all of the expenses related to participating in a given conference. A Conference Grant is a contribution to the overall travel, accommodation and meal expenses of the selected Grantee.

For any questions regarding the grant, please contact:

Jacek Gadecki
Ilaria Mariotti
Pavel Bednar


Published 20. November 2019 - 15:44 - Updated 31. January 2020 - 18:27