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Short Term Visits 2012

Approved list for STV 2012

44 applications for Short Term Visits have been received by IFA BOKU, who coordinated the administrative procedure.
For this fourth round 8 researchers, from Zimbabwe, Turkey, Benin, Indonesia, Egypt, Tunisia,Thailand and Mexico will be hosted by labs of MycoRed network in Europe.

The final list of applicantions has been approved by Executive Committee met in Budapest on 18 April 2012. In the list some reserve positions are indicated, that could be assigned in case of renounciation by someone or anny other arising problem in the STV execution.

The list of approved applications for the 4th round of Short Term Visits is downloadble below.

We wish to all future visitors to have good experiences joining our network!


MycoRed Short Term Visits 2012


Young researchers
from ICPC countries and EU member states can apply for a  SHORT TERM VISIT in one of the laboratories (see section Download), participating in the MycoRed Project.

The purpose of the stay must be thematically in line with the  project. The visits in the host labs can have a duration of one or three months.

A lump-sum is paid directly to the visiting scientist, contributing to travel costs and living expenses, according to the following scheme:


Visits from

3 months visit

1 month visit

Month 1

Month 2

Month 3

 ICPC Countries

€ 1500

€ 750

€ 750

€ 1700

European Union Countries

€ 1000

€ 750

€ 750

€ 1200

 The whole application (to be completed using the MycoRed STV template) must not exceed 5 pages and shall include:

  • Short description of home institute and current work
  • CV with examples for specific knowledge, experience, skills etc.
  • Topic and abstract of the proposed activity
  • Starting date and duration of the stay
  • Name of the desired host lab** (if already known)

Applications for the fourth year of the MycoRed project (2012/13) should be sent to the following address within 30 March 2012 :

Benedikt Warth
Center for Analytical Chemistry
Department IFA-Tulln
University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna
Konrad-Lorenz-Str. 20
3430 Tulln
[email protected]

All candidates who applied for a STV already in 2011 and were not successfull do not need to send all documents again. In case neither the project nor the desired host lab has changed, a short email notification to the coordinator will be sufficient to be re-considered for the 2012 call.

For new applications, if the application is eligible, the applicant may be requested to send a more detailed working plan of the stay that will be assessed in the host lab.

Final decisions about the Short-Term Visits for the fourth project year will be made by the end of April 2012 and the list of admitted applications will be published on MycoRed website.

Please note that all the Short Term Visits must be completed within March 2013.


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