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COST

The European Cooperation in Science and Technology (COST) is program of EU founded in 1971. which enables researches and innovators to create interdisciplinary research network at the territory of Europe and broader. COST funding intends to complement national research funds, as they are exclusively dedicated to cover collaboration activities, such as workshops, conferences, working group meetings, training schools, short-term scientific missions, and dissemination and communication activities. Program provides unique possibility for idea development and new initiatives in science and technology, including social sciences and humanities. COST program had important role in creation European research space. Creating open space program motivates mobility and connecting researches in Europe strengthening excellence in science.

COST does not finance research, but gives support for creating research networks through its actions. COST actions represents network of cooperation between researches and scientist in specific area of science and technology in period of four years.

Who can participate?

Researchers and innovators from universities, public and private institutions, NGOs, industry and SMEs. Particular emphasis is placed on activities involving researchers from less-research-intensive COST Member countries with a view to increasing their participation (such as Bosnia and Herzegovina). Application can be from any field of science and technology, and can be submitted by the scientist in any point of their career development.

How to apply?
There are two ways of participation:
• applying on already existing COST action (in the period while action is active)
• Apply with new COST action, participating in open call (twice a year).
(Average year founding for COST action is 130.000 Euros for network of 25 member states)
How to find the action?
Action for relevant field can be found of official pages of COST program: (https://www.cost.eu/browse-actions/).

How to include in already existing action:
You can join existing action as:
• Member/deputy member of the Management Committee- MC
• Member of working group
• Participant.

Member states of COST program: Albania, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, the Republic of Moldova, Montenegro, The Netherlands, The Republic of North Macedonia, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom.

All participants in COST actions should inform on their participation to: dajana.vukojevic@ues.rs.ba.

More on program: https://www.cost.eu/
Open Calls: https://www.cost.eu/funding/how-to-get-funding/open-call/
Open COST actions: https://www.cost.eu/browse-actions/
Approved cost Actions from 24.03.2020. (pdf.)
Applicant should be registered at the e-COST: https://e-services.cost.eu/user/login

National COST coordinator:
Ammar Miraščija
NCP coordinator – IDEAS – INCO NCP
Organization: Ministry of Civil Affairs
Address: Square of BiH 3, 71000, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Phone: +387 33 492 597
email: ammar.mirascija@mcp.gov.ba
web: www.ncp.ba

Approved COST actions 24.03.2020.

Action name: High-performance Carbon-based composites with Smart properties for Advanced Sensing Applications
Action code: CA19118
Coordinator: National Technical University of Athens
Participant from UES: Milorad Tomić, PhD (MC Member)
Action website:
Duration: 2020 -2024.

Назив акције: Language In The Human-Machine Era
Action code: CA19102
Coordinator: University of Jyväskylä, Finland
Participant from UES: Darko Kovačević, PhD (MC Member)
Action website: lithme.eu
Duration: 2020-2024.

Action name: Plasma applications for smart and sustainable agriculture
Action code:: CA19110
Coordinator: –
Participant from UES:   Dragan Vujadinović, PhD, mr Milan Vukić (Management Committee)
Action website: https://www.cost.eu/actions/CA19110
Duration: 2020-2024.

Action name: Network for blood pressure research in children and adolescents
Action code:: CA19115
Coordinator: –
Participant from UES:  Bojan Joksimović (Management Committee), PhD
Action website: https://www.cost.eu/actions/CA19115
Duration: 2020-

Action name: The neural architecture of consciousness
Action code:: CA18106
Coordinator: Aarhus University, Denmark
Participant from UES:  Siniša Ristić (Management Committee), PhD
Action website: https://neuralarchcon.org/
Duration: 2019-2023.

Action name: Underground Built Heritage as catalyser for Community Valorisation
Action code:: CA18110
Coordinator: Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche Napoli, Italy
Participant from UES:  Dajana Vukojević, PhD
Action website: https://underground4value.eu/
Duration: 2019-2023.

Action name: China In Europe Research Network
Action code:: CA18215
Coordinator: Stichting VU Amsterdam, Netherlands
Participant from UES:  Zoran Mastilo (Management Committee), PhD
Action website: https://www.cost.eu/actions/CA18215
Duration: 2019-2023.

Action name: An integrated approach to conservation of threatened plants for the 21st Century
Action code:: CA18201
Coordinator: Faculty of Mathematics, Natural Sciences and Information Technologies Koper, Slovenia
Participant from UES: mr Milena Stanković Neđić
Action website: https://www.conserveplants.eu/en/
Duration: 2019-2023.

Action name: Biodiversity Of Temperate forest Taxa Orienting Management Sustainability by Unifying Perspectives
Action code:: CA18207
Coordinator: Universita Degli Studi di Roma la Sapienza Rome, Italy
Participant from UES: mr Milena Stanković Neđić (Management Committee)
Action website: https://www.bottoms-up.eu/en/
Duration: 2019-2023.

Action name: PEsticide RIsk AssessMent for Amphibians and Reptiles
Action code:: CA18221
Coordinator: Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha Toledo, Spain
Participant from UES: mr Stefan Bojić (Management Committee)
Action website: https://www.cost.eu/actions/CA18221/
Duration: 2019-2023.

Action name: Cancer nanomedicine – from the bench to the bedside
Action code:: CA17140
Coordinator: Uniwersytet Lodzki, Poland
Participant from UES:  Siniša Ristić (Management Committee), PhD
Action website: https://www.nano2clinic.eu/
Duration: 2018-2022.

Action name: Correlated Multimodal Imaging in Life Sciences
Action code:: CA17121
Coordinator: Vienna Biocenter Core Facilities GMBH, Austria
Participant from UES: Siniša Ristić (Management Committee), PhD
Action website: https://www.comulis.eu/
Duration: 2018-2022.

Action name: Constitution-making and deliberative democracy
Action code:: CA17135
Coordinator: Universite Catholique de Louvain, Belgium
Participant from UES: prof. dr Zlatiborka Popov-Momčinović
Action website: https://www.cost.eu/actions/CA17135/
Duration: 2018-2022.

Action name: Mobilising Data, Policies and Experts in Scientific Collections
Action code:: CA17106
Coordinator: Naturalis Biodiversity Center Leiden, Netherlands
Participant from UES: mr Milena Stanković Neđić (Management Committee)
Action website: https://www.cost.eu/actions/CA17106/
Duration: 2018-2022.

Action name: Understanding and modeling compound climate and weather events
Action code:: CA17109
Coordinator: University of Bern, Switzerland
Participant from UES: mr Milena Stanković Neđić (Management Committee)
Action website: http://damocles.compoundevents.org/
Duration: 2018-2022.

Action name: Public Value Capture of Increasing Property Values
Action code:: CA17125
Coordinator: Universitat der Bundeswehr Munchen, Germany
Participant from UES:  Zoran Mastilo (Management Committee), PhD
Action website: http://puvaca.eu/
Duration: 2018-2022.

Action name: Magnetic Resonance Imaging Biomarkers for Chronic Kidney Disease
Action code:: CA16103
Coordinator: Leeds Institute for Cardiovascular and Metabolic Medicine, United Kingdom
Participant from UES:  Siniša Ristić (Management Committee), PhD
Action website: https://renalmri.org/
Duration: 2017-2021.

Action name: Distant Reading for European Literary History
Action code:: CA16204
Coordinator: Universitat Trier, Germany
Participant from UES:  Vera Ćevriz Nišić, PhD
Action website https://www.distant-reading.net/
Duration: 2017-2021.

Action name: Electrochemical processing methodologies and corrosion protection for device and systems miniaturization (e-MINDS)
Action code: MP1407
Coordinator: Institute of Structural Engineering, Zürich
Participant from UES: Milorad Tomić, PhD
(MC Member)
Action website: www.e-minds.ch/the-project/cost-mp1407/
Duration: 2015-2019.

Action name: Gender and health impacts of policies extending working life in western countries
Action code: IS1409
Coordinator: National University of Ireland Galway; Irish Centre for Social Gerontology; National University of Ireland
Participant from UES: Maja Račić, PhD (MC Member)
Action website: genderewl.com
Duration: 2015-2019.

Action name: Interdisciplinarity in research programming and funding cycles (INTREPID)
Action code: TD1408
Coordinator: nstituto de Ciências Sociais da Universidade de Lisboa, Lisabon
Participant from UES: Zoran Mastilo, PhD (MC Member)
Action website: www.intrepid-cost.eu
Duration: 2015-2019.

Action name: Climate Change Manipulation Experiments in Terrestrial Ecosystems – Networking and Outreach (ClimMani)
Action code: ES1308
Coordinator: University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Participant from UES: MA Milena Stanković Neđić (MC Member)
Action website: climmani.org
Duration: 2014-2018.

Action name: Fostering knowledge about the relationship between Information and Communication Technologies and Public Spaces supported by strategies to improve their use and attractiveness (CYBERPARKS)
Action code: TU1306
Coordinator: Universidade Lusófona, Lisabon
Participant from UES: Zoran Mastilo, PhD (MC Member)
Action website: www.cyberparks-project.eu
Duration: 2014-2018.

Action name: New Frontiers of Peer Review (PEERE)
Action code: TD1306
Coordinator: UNIVERSITA DEGLI STUDI DI BRESCIA, Italy
Participant from UES: Siniša Ristić, PhD (MC Substitute)
Action website: www.peere.org
Duration: 2014-2018.