Funding Opportunities

Thirty-one funding agencies from all over Europe and abroad are pleased to pre-announce a joint transnational call for research and innovation projects on 'Management of Water Resources for Increased Resilience, Adaptation and Mitigation to Hydroclimatic Extreme Events'.

Call opening in January 2022.

The goal of Climate and Cryosphere (CliC) fellowships and grants is to increase the engagement of early career researchers (ECR) in CliC activities and to promote the participation of scientists from regions currently underrepresented in CliC, i.e., South America, Asia and Africa.

Please note that the application deadline has now been extended to 31 January 2022.

The Felix Scholarship scheme is available to high achieving students from India and other developing countries pursuing postgraduate studies at the University of Reading, UK. This scholarship also offers an opportunity to undertake a project related to mountains.

The scholarships cover tuition fees at the international rate and provide a stipend (maintenance grant) to cover living expenses (around £15,038). They also provide generous allowances for clothes, books, and a return flight home. Please be aware that you will be asked to demonstrate financial need and spouses' costs will not be met. The awards are available (depending on eligibility) for up to three years.

Deadline 30 January 2022.

The European Commission and Switzerland are issuing a call for projects for the 2021-2027 Alpine Space programme. The aim of the programme is to enable Alpine regions to become climate neutral, enhance their competitiveness and to equip themselves to address climate change.

The call will run until 28 February 2022.

The Future Earth Pathways Communication Grants programme seeks to ensure that scientific contributions enhancing the understanding of pathways for sustainability reach relevant audiences beyond the scientific community. To promote wider uptake and understanding, the grant supports the dissemination of findings via innovative dissemination formats and practices.

Deadline 31 January 2022.

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