Solar CAT applications

General Information (2018 campaign)

The deadline for sending applications is January 18th, 2018 (3pm Canarian local time). For GREGOR 2018B it is June 4th. 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. Information about each instrument is provided by the telescope owner/operator.

GREGOR telescope

  • Note: The GREGOR observing campaign will be split into two parts: from April 15 to Aug 31, and from Sept 1 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 May 2018 for the second season. 
  • PLEASE NOTE: The deadline for the GREGOR 2018B campaign has been moved to June 4

Download template (part 1: Apr-Aug)

Download template (part 2: Sep-Dec)


Vacuum Tower Telescope (VTT)

Download template.

Swedish Solar Telescope (SST)

Download template.