Apply for a grant from the Adrian Dahood-Fritz Memorial Fund

The fund is aimed at ECRs and offers support in three ways: 1. To pay the registration fee for online conferences (up to 500 €)2. To pay for expenses related to in-person conferences where possible (up to 1000 €)3. To pay for small research grants (up to 1000 €) Apply here by Tuesday, 25 May … Continue reading Apply for a grant from the Adrian Dahood-Fritz Memorial Fund


PhD Position – Marion Island

Dr Greve from the University of Pretoria is currently advertising a PhD project investigating the diversity in plants, and fungal communities associated with plants. This project will assess the patterns and ecological drivers of these communities at different spatial scales on sub-Antarctic Marion Island. The work will provide insight into the role of different abiotic … Continue reading PhD Position – Marion Island

Grants available for attendance at ISAES and SoutCOP

ANTPAS will be present at two important conferences this year (XIII ISAES, Incheon, South Korea  and 1st SouthCOP, Queenstown, New Zealand). In order to facilitate the attendance of early career researchers ANTPAS invites applications to two grants per conference: 2 Grants of 750$ each for  XIII ISAES; and2 Grants  of 750$ each for SouthCOP19. Early career researchers whose … Continue reading Grants available for attendance at ISAES and SoutCOP

Study Opportunities

6 PhD positions for African students are currently available in Vegetation Modelling, Biometeorology, Biogeochemical Cycles, Socio-ecological modelling, Computer Sciences and Remote Sensing of savanna ecosystems in a joint German-South African climate research project. The successful applicant will be based at a tertiary institution in Germany and funded by the DAAD. For more on these opportunities … Continue reading Study Opportunities

BSG Grant Deadline: 1 February

The British Society for Geomorphology (BSG) has a number of grants available, with the deadline being 1 February 2018. Research grant applications may be made by both postgraduate and non-postgraduate BSG members. Details of specific grant opportunities can be found at All successful research grant applications are expected to contribute to the delivery of the BSG missions  by supporting scientific … Continue reading BSG Grant Deadline: 1 February

Commonwealth Split-site Scholarship: Deadline 15 February

Applications are now open for 2018 Commonwealth Split-site Scholarships, enabling PhD candidates based in developing countries to conduct research in the UK, and for universities to develop their international research collaborations and partnerships. Commonwealth Split-site Scholarships are for PhD candidates from low and middle income Commonwealth countries to spend up to 12 months at a … Continue reading Commonwealth Split-site Scholarship: Deadline 15 February

New PhD Opportunity

The Department of Physical Geography of Stockholm University invites applicants to a 4-year fully funded PhD focusing on the mapping of permafrost landforms and soils. PhD Project Description The goal is to combine fieldwork and high resolution remote sensing to characterize and map landforms and soils of coastal permafrost stream catchments. PhD Position This position is announced within the … Continue reading New PhD Opportunity