Letter of Intent submission form


Individuals wishing to respond to the Announcement of Opportunity for an ESA appointed scientist in the Einstein Probe mission must first submit a mandatory Letter of Intent, using the submission form below. Only pdf files will be accepted; files must not be locked or protected; the maximum file size accepted is 10 MB.

Full details of the format and content for the Letter can be found in the Announcement of Opportunity document.

Proposals not preceded by a corresponding Letter will not be considered.

An acknowledgement of receipt will be sent to the applicant at the email address provided, upon successful submission of the Letter of Intent.

The deadline for receipt of a Letter of Intent was 9 July 2021, 12:00 (noon) CEST


Privacy notice for this Announcement of Opportunity

​​​​​Any individual responding to this Announcement of Opportunity must provide some personal data as part of the submission process. Protection of personal data is of great importance to ESA. This privacy notice describes important aspects of how the data submitted for this Announcement of Opportunity will be treated. Please read the privacy notice carefully.

By ticking the checkboxes presented to you when submitting your proposal via the Cosmos web portal form below, you confirm that you agree with the collection and further processing of your personal data. You will not be able to submit your proposal without providing this consent as it is required to further process your submission. 

Note that a second privacy notice that pertains to the website must also be accepted before the submission is completed. ESA cannot accept applications from individuals who do not accept the terms of the privacy notice.

Notes on using the submission form

Enter the information in all the mandatory fields (indicated by *)
Upload your file and wait for the on-screen message confirming that the file has been uploaded.
Accept the privacy notice for the AO and click on Submit.
You will then be presented with a summary of your submission details and the second privacy notice (related to the website). When you accept that privacy notice and click on Confirm your information will be submitted.