Solar CAT applications

General Information (2018 campaign)

The deadline for sending applications if January 18th, 2018 (3pm Canarian local time). To submit a proposal it is mandatory to first register in the specific electronic proposal submission system of the Solar CAT. Once done, please fill in the fields of the form that will define your proposal. Attach the “Scientific Justification” document in pdf format. You are encouraged to use the official templates supplied below but any other format is acceptable. The submission of the proposal is done within the submission system and can be modified at any time before the established deadline. The instrumentation available for this period is. Information about each instrument is provided by the telescope owner/operator, available here 

GREGOR telescope

  • Important note: The GREGOR observing campaign will be split into two parts: from April 15 to Aug 15, and from Aug 15 to Dec 15. Changes and upgrades in instrumentation are expected between the first and second season. There will be a call in December 2017 for the first season and another call in June 2018 for the second season.

Download template (part 1: Apr-Aug) here

Download template (part 2: Aug-Dec) here


Vacuum Tower Telescope (VTT)

Download template here

Swedish Solar Telescope (SST)

Download template here