Short-Term Scientific Missions (STSM) are exchange research visits to an institution or laboratory in another COST country or an approved member of our network. They are aimed at supporting individual mobility, fostering collaboration between individuals and sharing of new techniques and knowledge.

The details of the selection criteria and of application procedure can be found in the documents linked below:

Further information about STSMs can be found in the COST Vademecum (Section 8) which can be downloaded from the repository of COST Documents and Guidelines

A summary of the STSMs activities within EUTOPIA so far can be downloaded here