FWO as contact for COST


FWO is the Flemish contact for COST - European Cooperation in Science and Technology, in collaboration with the Department of Economy, Science and Innovation (EWI) of the Flemish government.

COST finances the coordination of European research networks, called COST actions.

The FWO is responsible for:

  • dissemination of information on open calls for the submission of proposals for new COST actions;
  • supporting Flemish researchers who want to submit an application for a new COST action;
  • informing and coaching Flemish researchers who want to participate in a new or an ongoing COST action.

About COST

Objective COST – European Cooperation in Science and Technology – originated in 1971 as the first European intergovernmental framework for…

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COST in Belgium

Each COST member state has a Cost National Coordinator who represents the country in the COST Committee of Senior Officials (CSO), the main…

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Useful links

COST official website Belspo website on COST-Belgiu EWI website on COST-Flanders

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