Short Term Scientific Missions (January 2018)

A new round of applications for Short Term Scientific Missions (STSM) is now open until the 31st of January, 2018. These STSM should be completed by the end of March, 2018 due to the end of the current financial year. Details on STSM and how to apply appear below. Short Term Scientific Missions (STSMs) are […]

Short Term Scientific Missions (December 2017)

A new round of applications for Short Term Scientific Missions (STSM) is now open until the 22nd of December, 2017. These STSM should be completed by the end of March, 2018 due to the end of the current financial year. Details on STSM and how to apply appear below. Short Term Scientific Missions (STSMs) are […]

Report on Gender Balance — CANTATA Summer Training School, Corfu 2017

REPORT_GENDER_BALANCE ACTIVITY_CANTATA_SUMMER_SCHOOL At the Summer School in Corfu we organised an “unconscious bias vs gender balance” activity on the Saturday morning. This also had a follow up discussion on Monday evening. The activity was directed by Mariateresa Crosta and Signe Riemer-Sørensen, also on the bases od slides initially prepared by Alessandra, and also involved all […]

Short Term Scientific Missions (March 2017)

A new round of applications for Short Term Scientific Missions (STSM) is now open until the 3rd of March, 2017. These STSM should be completed by the end of March, 2017. Details on STSM and how to apply appear next. Short Term Scientific Missions (STSM) are exchange visits aimed at supporting individual researchers’ mobility, strengthening […]

Astromundus crowd-funding Campaign

Astromundus crow-funding campaign to raise scholarships for talented students all over the world who have limited access to study Astrophysics.   More information you can get at official web-page of the Astromundus Master program: http://astromundus.eu/  and their Indiegogo campaign https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/train-astrophysics-professionals-for-development#/    

Women & the RAS

The Royal Astronomical Society (RAS) has been publishing a very interesting series of articles on Women and the RAS in its Astronomy and Geophysics journal.