PolarCLIMATE Calls for Proposals

September 2008: The EUROPOLAR ERA-NET Consortium, in

association with the European Science Foundation, has launched the first call

for pre-proposals leading to potential Joint Projects to be undertaken within

the PolarCLIMATE Programme.

This call is supported by 20 ministries and

national funding agencies from 18 European countries, with cooperation from the

US National Science Foundation. Ten million Euros (US$14.9 million) are

committed under three themes covering transnational Arctic and Antarctic research

and access to research infrastructures (Arctic and Antarctic stations, research

vessels and air support). Submissions will be accepted from 26 September to 24

October 2008. [The