Call for proposals for Ocean Carbon and Biogeochemistry (OCB) Program

Please submit workshop proposals electronically to the OCB Project Office by October 22, 2021 at midnight (EST) for consideration by the OCB Scientific Steering Committee (SSC).

The Ocean Carbon and Biogeochemistry (OCB) Program is soliciting proposals for OCB activities that will take place or begin during the 2022 calendar year. Due to ongoing COVID-related uncertainties, in-person activities should include contingency plans in case delays or cancellations are necessary. 

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IODP call for proposals

The International Ocean Discovery Program uses the program's drilling platforms for hypothesis-driven science in line with the themes and challenges outlined in the program's Science Plan Illuminating Earth's Past, Present, and Future. Proposals frequently involve collaborations between international researchers from the multiple geoscience disciplines and the lead proponent need not be from an IODP member country. Because proposals will not result in a financial arrangement (contract) with th

ECORD research grants

The European Consortium for Ocean Research Drilling (ECORD) is sponsoring merit-based awards for outstanding young scientists to conduct innovative research related to the International Ocean Discovery Program. The research may be directed toward the objectives of upcoming or past DSDP/ODP/IODP expeditions, using core material and/or data.

Call to Join the Mediterranean Sea Programme for the Decade

The Italian Oceanographic Commission (COI) is preparing a proposal for a Mediterranean Programme to be submitted to the UNESCO/IOC first Call for Actions for the Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development.

Called The Science We Need for the Mediterranean Sea We Want (SciNMeet), this proposed programme aims to address major regional challenges and gaps in knowledge by:

2020 Call for proposals to the Marine Strategy Framework Directive

The new call for proposals from the European Commission within the framework of the Marine Strategy Framework Directive has been announced.  In 2020, the theme selected for this Call for Proposals is "Support the preparation of the next 6-year cycle of MSFD implementation through the marine strategies". It concerns in particular the articles to be reported in 2024 to the European Commission, i.e. articles 8, 9 and 10 of the DCSMM: