COST Action IC0702 - SoftStat




Short‑Term Scientific Missions  

Short-Term Scientific Missions (STSMs) are visits of a researcher coming from a research institution in a COST country to a research institution in another COST country, which usually last a few weeks and have the purpose of initiating a joint scientific paper or project proposal. The COST action offers grants for such short-term scientific missions. Before you proceed to apply for an STSM, please read the Rules and Regulations below.


In order to apply for an Short-Term Scientific Mission, please visit the

e-COST STSM Application page.

If you are not yet registered in the e-COST system, register at

e-COST Login and Registration.

Please make sure that the email address you use to register in e-COST is the same email address you use to file your online application. If you use different email addresses, the system will not work properly.

Rules and Regulations