Monday, February 27, 2023

EU-COST-NUS Workshop: Blastocystis Culture & Applications

Hi all,

Exciting times ahead!

The first training school of our Action will take place between the 30th of May until 1st of June 2023 at the National University of Singapore. Thanks to Dr. Kevin Tan for organising this.

You can find more information here and register to attend the meeting my completing the form here.

Our Action will support 14-15 trainees to attend the Training School. To apply for a financial support to attend this training school you will need to complete the form below no latter than the 10th of March 2023.

Due to the tight timeline and quick turnover, we won’t consider any applications submitted after this deadline. 


For criteria selection, priority will be given to:

  • Applicants that have relevant research to Blastocystis or they are aiming to apply this knowledge to future Blastocystis research 
  • One applicant per COST member country
  • Early career researchers
  • Keeping a gender balance 
  • We cannot provide financial support for participants that are affiliated with non-COST member countries. See eligibility here: 


We would like to inform the succesful applicants before the 15th of March. If you have any questions regarding the application procedure, please contact Dr. Eleni Gentekaki:  


Please feel free to forward this information across your networks.


Kind regards,

Anastasios Tsaousis