• Conference Grants are exclusively reserved for PhD students, PhD candidates, and
ECI’s with a primary affiliation in an institution located in an ITC participating in the
• The applicant shall make an oral/poster presentation at the conference in question and
shall be listed in the official event/conference programme.
• The main subject of the oral presentation / poster presentation / speech at the approved
conference shall be on the topic of the Action and shall acknowledge COST (see Section
• The participation of each applicant shall be pre-approved by the Action MC.
The Applicant’s primary affiliation in an institution located in an ITC (Inclusiveness Target
Country: Albania, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Estonia, Croatia,
Hungary, Lithuania, Latvia, Luxembourg, Malta, Moldova, Montenegro, Poland, Portugal,
Romania, Slovenia, Slovakia, Republic of North Macedonia, Republic of Serbia and Turkey).