Association of Polar Early Career Scientists


After the side meeting “Plastic at the Poles” during POLAR 2018 conference, the SCAR Plastic Action Group is happy to propose the Workshop “Plastic in the polar environment: sources, impact and solutions” which will take place in Hull, United Kingdom on 28-30th October 2019. More information about the activities, keynote speakers, and accommodation will be announced soon. The event will be free of charge, but with a limited number of places.

apecs logo webIn cooperation with the Association of Polar Early Career Scientists (APECS), the SCAR Plastic Action Group is happy to inform you that a limited amount of SCAR funds has been allocated to support Master or PhD Students to join the workshop. The deadline for application for a travel fellowship for the PLASTIC AG Workshop is 15 August. To apply, please fill out this application form.

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