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15 Dec 2021

ARICE-PONANT call- Ships and platforms of opportunity programme

Date/Time: 04/2022 - 09/2022

Le Commandant Charcot” is a polar expedition ship state-of-the-art icebreaker (PC2 Class) owned and operated by the company PONANT (France). The vessel is equipped with scientific laboratories and facilities and offers to host up to four scientists to participate in their regular cruises to perform scientific projects.

A collaboration in one and up to five seasons is sought with scientific teams to carry on a research project on board “Le Commandant Charcot” in the Arctic Ocean. The scientific berths are offered free of charge, travel and shipping expenses to the port of departure/arrival are at the participant’s cost.

ARICE is managing the application process, the proposal’s evaluation and shortlisting for a posterior logistic evaluation by PONANT.

For full details and to apply, visit https://arice-h2020.eu/science-industry-cooperation/ships-and-platforms-of-opportunity/

Applications must be received by January 19, 2022

19 Nov 2021

Floating University Project “École bleu outremer, Cap sur l’Océan Indien”

Date/Time: 06/2022 - 07/2022

The European Consortium for Ocean Research Drilling (ECORD) offers you the unique opportunity to sail on Expedition 398 on-board the JOIDES Resolution in the framework of the International Ocean Discovery Program (IODP), an international research program for drilling at sea. Ten (10) early-career scientists and postgraduate students (PhD or MSc) involved in oceanographic work at institutions in the Western Indian Ocean will be selected by WIOMSA to participate in the Floating University project.

For full details and to apply, visit https://blog.wiomsa.net/2021/11/19/call-for-applications-for-the-floating-university-project-ecole-bleu-outremer-cap-sur-locean-indien/?fbclid=IwAR2hJfi7W5roHRGM8SVQYRP3VC29UxfPgUoz-zwBOd87bi6uoYQ6WeNeVoI

Applications must be received by January 20, 2022

08 Sep 2021

IODP Expeditions 397: Iberian Margin Paleoclimate

Date/Time: 10/2022 - 12/2022

The European Consortium for Ocean Research Drilling (ECORD) offers you the unique opportunity to sail on Expedition 398 on-board the JOIDES Resolution in the framework of the International Ocean Discovery Program (IODP), an international research program for drilling at sea.

For full details and to apply, visit https://www.ecord.org/?mailpoet_router&endpoint=view_in_browser&action=view&data=WzM5LCIwMWFkMWNiOTI2NTUiLDQxODQsIjFkdTRsbWNkYWhnZ2tvbzQ4czR3MG9jOHNvYzhzMHdnIiwyOSwwXQ

Applications must be received by November 1, 2021

17 Mar 2021

West P&I Science Bursary at the National Oceanography Centre (NOC)

Date/Time: 05/2021 - 11/2021

Location: Due to COVID-19 the 2021 bursary experience will take place in virtual form, consisting of 2 exclusive NOC workshops in May 2021 followed by a 6-month mentor opportunity with a NOC scientist specialising in your area of interest. Recipients of the virtual bursary will receive a completion certificate and priority access to our 2022 sea-going bursary application process.

For full details and to apply, visit https://noc.ac.uk/education/west-pi-science-bursary

Applications must be received by April 9, 2021

3 Feb 2020

EUROFLEETS+ Floating University - “Use bio-optical parameters as convenient tool to study marine biogeochemical processes"

Date/Time: 04/06/2020 - 16/06/2020

Location: Gdańsk, Poland

For full details and to apply, visit https://www.eurofleets.eu/events/eurofleets-rv-oceania-floating-university/?fbclid=IwAR3cLNzxPbEkugzPzCczAAzZAgp0Yw0cPpEyPlVFAg1XOueAjlrOc1iJL7g

Applications must be received by March 15, 2020

3 Feb 2020

EUROFLEETS+ Co-Principal Investigator (Co-PI) & Remote Transnational Access (RTA) Programme

The Co-Principal Investigator (PI) Programme is specifically aimed at early career researchers, or researchers with no experience in leading a research cruise, to implement their own research together with experienced scientists in EUROFLEETS+ scheduled research cruises.

The Remote Transnational Access (RTA) Programme is providing researchers from all career stages with remote access to samples or data from EUROFLEETS+ vessels.

Applicants are able to apply for all 27 state-of-the-art research vessels (RVs) (13 Global/Ocean and 14 Regional) offered within EUROFLEETS+. For a detailed description of the Research Vessels offered by EUROFLEETS+, visit https://www.eurofleets.eu/.
Check for funding conditions, application guidelines and full eligibility criteria at: https://www.eurofleets.eu/access/calls-application-procedure/

The Co-PI and RTA Programme both are running calls, which allow the continuous submission of proposals until call closure at 31st of January 2022 the latest.

8 Nov 2019

EUROFLEETS+ Floating University – “Mapping the Ocean Floor: An Introduction to Practical Aspects of Hydrographic Surveying” – Feb 2020, Ireland – DL 22 Nov 19