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Funding for Ceramics Research and Education

The JECS Trust was formally set up in December 2007 to oversee the expenditure of funds passed on to the European Ceramic Society (ECerS) by the Society’s Journal and by its publisher, Elsevier.

In its allocation of the Trust’s ressources, the Trust Council aims :

  • To enable the European Ceramic Societies to engage in a broad range of activities for the benefit of its membership.
  • To strengthen research and teaching in Europe within the subject of ceramics.
  • To maintain and build on the current strong position of the Journals.

Conferences sponsored

10/21 - Fourteenth ECerS Conference for Young Scientists in Ceramics, CYSC-2021

The conference will be held from 20th to 23rd October 2021 in Novi Sad, Serbia

10/21 - Hybrid ECerS School on Additive Manufacturing

This school is open to PhD students and young researchers and will be held in Toulouse, France, and online from October 28th to October 29th.

10/21 - 2021 yCAM Meet up

29. October 2021 - Online!

A virtual young Ceramists Additive Manufacturing Forum (yCAM) networking event dedicated to the transition of ideas from research to industry.

Last news

Oct 1, 2021
JECS Trust – mobility for young researchers

Read the letter of Antonia, YCN Committee member!

Aug 20, 2021
Result of the May 2021 JECS Trust Call for projects

12 applications have been submitted to the JECS Trust by the deadline of 31st May 2021: 3 for General activities (conferences, workshops, summer-schools, etc.) and 9 for Mobility.

Application forms

Mobility

Funding of visits by individuals to other laboratories within Europe to learn new techniques or to access equipment not available in their own laboratories.

General activities

Events such as workshops / conferences, etc. which are specifically aimed at students / early stage researchers / high school teachers or on topical research areas likely to result in high quality papers for publication in the 2 ECerS Journals

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Our actions

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Location

Av. Gouverneur Cornez , 4

7000 Mons

Belgium

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