The Nippon Foundation-POGO Centre of Excellence (NF-POGO CofE) provides world class education and training courses in the field of observational oceanography, since 2008. Starting in 2013, the NF-POGO CofE has been hosted by the Alfred Wegener Institute, Germany's foremost polar and marine research institution. The next training programme (NF-POGO CofE Phase III) will start in late 2021 / early 2022. The call is open until the 29th of March 2021.
AQUACOSM (EU network of mesocosms facilities for research on marine and freshwater ecosystems open for global collaboration) have opened their 2021 Transnational Access call offering to scientists and related industry, from all over the world, access to mesocosm facilities (both marine and freshwater). Research groups, experts and university students could apply to participate in AQUACOSM mesocosm experiments, or propose their own.
In 2020, EuroMarine and EMBRC jointly launch a new call offering access to EMBRC services to early career researchers affiliated with a EuroMarine member organisation.
The Partnership for Observation of the Global Oceans (POGO) and the Scientific Committee on Oceanic Research (SCOR), invite applications for their joint Visiting Fellowship Programme for 2020. This programme is designed to promote training and capacity building leading towards a global observation scheme for the oceans.
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 cruises. Applicants to the Co-PI programme will be able to apply for all research vessels (RVs) offered within Eurofleets+.
The Partnership for Observation of the Global Oceans (POGO) and the Scientific Committee on Oceanic Research (SCOR), invite applications for their joint Visiting Fellowship Programme for 2019. This programme is designed to promote training and capacity building leading towards a global observation scheme for the oceans.
ASSEMBLE Plus is a European Union-funded consortium of more than 30 marine biological stations and research institutes in 16 countries. Within the Transnational Access programme, (TA) ASSEMBLE Plus marine stations provide scientists and PhD students with free-of-charge access to their biological resources, facilities, services, and data.
The third call for applications is now open, and will close on 17 February 2019.
For more information, including how to apply, please download the call flyer below.
The application period is now open for the 2019 SCOR Visiting Scholars Program. Applications are due by 15 December 2018 and selections will be made by the SCOR Committee on Capacity Building by the end of January 2019.
The European Maritime and Fisheries Fund has launched a new call, with a total budget of €18.7 million. The call focuses on 3 topics: Blue Labs (Topic 1), Blue Careers (Topic 2) and Blue Economy (Topic 3). Applicants can receive up to 80% co-financing for their project (65% for a Blue Economy topic).
The EU Research Infrastructure project AQUACOSM (http://aquacosm.eu) has opened the Call for Transnational Access to fund participation or leadership of mesocosm experiments in 2019. The call opens access to more than 37 aquatic mesocosm facilities, located at 19 AQUACOSM partners throughout Europe. In total AQUACOSM will offer more than 11500 person-days of Transnational Access (TA) between Jan 2018 and Dec 2020.