Deadline 1 October
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Submissions are now open for SIOS pilot project funding. The 2017 call will be the basis of an annual call wheel. The total funds available in 2017 are 2 million NOK.
The call seeks both proposals for analysis of existing data, and proposals for access to the SIOS research infrastructure.
All accepted projects will contribute to the first State of the Environmental Science in Svalbard (SESS) report which in turn will include recommendations for future investments to optimise the SIOS research infrastructure.
More information is available online.
Applicants are invited to submit proposals by 1 October 2017, 16:00 CET.