Virtual Mobility Grants

Virtual Mobility consists of a collaboration in a virtual setting among researchers or innovators within the COST Action, to exchange knowledge, learn new techniques, etc.

Virtual Mobility benefit to:

COST Action:

  • uses a flexible tool to implement virtual activities inside the network, achieve the MoU objectives and significantly increase their impact and reach.
  • contributes to European leadership in knowledge creation and increasing its innovation potential;

VM grantee:

  • develop(s) capacity in virtual collaboration and networking in a pan-European framework.

Examples of activities that can be performed by the VM grantee are:

Virtual mentoring scheme, with special focus on activities and exchanges that can generate capacity building and new skills, particularly for Young Researchers and Innovators (e.g. managerial skills, methodological skills, communication skills, etc);

How to apply:

Please create an account in eCOST and submit the following documents:

  • Application form (template available on e-COST) describing: Main
    Objective, description of the work to be carried out by the applicant, plan for
    participation, expected outcomes and description of the contribution to the
    Action MoU objectives
  • CV

Grants are paid after the submission and approval of a final report after the end of the virtual mobility project. We fund projects up to a maximum sum of 1.500€.

We are receiving applications on a rolling basis (subject to the availability of budget).

For any questions please get in touch with Julia Schöneberg (julia.schoeneberg@uni-kassel.de).