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SCAR early career researcher fellowships

3 February 2022

The Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research Committee’s INSTANT Scientific Research Program ‘Instability and Thresholds in Antarctica’s Ice Sheets’ is funding fellowships for early career researchers.

The goal of the fellowships is to increase the engagement of early career researcher in INSTANT activities and to promote participation of scientists from regions currently under-represented in INSTANT, ie South America, Asia and Africa. Applications for SCAR fellowships should address the objectives and priority questions in INSTANT's Science and Implementation plan.

INSTANT fellowships are $US5000. Co-funding with other sources is encouraged. In this round, up to four fellowships will be funded. Please visit the INSTANT Fellowship webpage for application templates and more information.

Call Opens: 31st January (GMT)

Deadline: 31st March

Enquiries are welcome and can be sent to tim.naish@vuw.ac.nz - SCAR-INSTANT Programme Co-chief Officer.

Meanwhile, Antarctica New Zealand's 2022 Postgraduate Scholarships are open for applications. Every year it works with generous sponsors to award scholarships to the rising stars of Antarctic research and to support new talent entering. For more information and to apply, click here.