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Funding available for side meetings for the Svalbard Science Conference 2019

Funding is available for side-meetings/ workshops in connection with the second Svalbard Science Conference (SSC2019). The conference takes place in Oslo 5-6th of November 2019. The call opens in January 2019 and all applications will be processed consecutively until the funds are exhausted or up until April 1st 2019.
Date: 14.01.2019

Svalbard Strategic Grant allocations

The Research Council of Norway has allocated funding to four workshops and two projects through Svalbard Science Forum's funding program Svalbard Strategic Grant (SSG).
Date: 14.01.2019

Important updates for bookings in RiS!

Kings Bay has updated their Terms & Conditions, and available flight seats are now live online.
Date: 09.01.2019

28 projects received funding through the Arctic Field Grant 2019 allocation

AFG received 36 applications, 28 projects were completely or partly funded. Again, this year, the majority of the applications were of very high quality.
Date: 14.01.2019

44 applications received for this year's SSG and AFG

The Svalbard Strategic Grant received 8 applications this year for a total NOK 3,8 million out of NOK 4,0 million available. For the Arctic Field Grant 2019 there are 36 applications asking for a total of NOK 2,4 million. The available funding is, as in previous years, NOK 2,0 million.
Date: 22.10.2018

Call for proposals - Svalbard Strategic Grant 2018

NOK 4 million is available for workshops and cooperation projects related to research in Svalbard. The deadline for applications is October 10, 2018.
Date: 17.09.2018

INTERACT Transnational Access Call is open for projects taking place between March 2019 and April 20

The EU H2020 funded INTERACT (International Network for Terrestrial Research and Monitoring in the Arctic) opens a call for research groups to apply for Transnational Access to 43 research stations across the Arctic and northern alpine and forest areas in Europe, Russia and North-America. The sites represent a variety of glacier, mountain, tundra, boreal forest, peatland and freshwater ecosystems, providing opportunities for researchers from natural sciences to human dimension. Transnational Access includes free access (either physical or remote) for user groups/users to research facilities and field sites, including support for travel and logistic costs.
Date: 24.08.2018

Call for proposals - Arctic Field Grant 2019

The call for proposals for Arctic Field Grant (AFG) 2019 is now published. The deadline for next year’s field season is 1 PM (GMT+1) on October 10th, 2018. The call will be activated 6 weeks before the deadline.
Date: 20.08.2018

Scientific Cooperation Agreement enters into force

The Arctic Council marked a special occasion on 23 May 2018 as the "Agreement on Enhancing International Arctic Scientific Cooperation," signed in May 2017, entered into force.
Date: 28.05.2018

New strategy for research and higher education in Svalbard

Svalbard – top of the world for knowledge of global significance
Date: 11.05.2018

NOK 4 million to workshops and cooperation projects in Svalbard

The Research Council of Norway has allocated funding to three workshops and seven projects through Svalbard Science Forum's funding program Svalbard Strategic Grant (SSG).
Date: 03.10.2018

15 applications for Svalbard Strategic Grant 2018

The Research Council of Norway has received 15 applications to the Svalbard Science Forum's strategic funding opportunity for workshops and projects in 2018-2020.
Date: 03.10.2018

Travel Funds Available to Attend POLAR2018

IASC, in cooperation with APECS and SCAR, is pleased to announce the availability of travel support for POLAR2018.
Date: 02.02.2018

New function in RiS!

As you know RiS is under constant development.
Date: 17.01.2018

Arctic Field Grant 2018 allocations

39 projects received funding through the Arctic Field Grant 2018 allocation.
Date: 16.01.2018