Association of Polar Early Career Scientists


The Association of Polar Early Career Scientists (APECS) and the EU Project Arctic PASSION are excited to announce the call for applications for the APECS & Arctic PASSION Sharing Circle for early career professionals and Arctic youth! The Sharing Circle will take place in Sevettijärvi and Inari, Northern Finland, from October 2-6, 2023. Applications must be submitted by 10 April 2023 23:59 GMT.

Arctic PASSION Sharing Circle graphic

At a glance

    • Dates: 2-6 October 2023. The program will start Monday morning, 2 October 2023, and will end Friday, 6 October 2023.
    • Start: Sevettijärvi, Northern Finland
    • End: Inari, Northern Finland
    • Cost for participants: Travel costs to and from Northern Finland
    • Included: Food and accommodation will be provided by the organizers.
    • Application Deadline: 10 April 2023 23:59 GMT
    • Language: English
    • Program: Program will be filled with group discussions, presentations, outdoor activities and excursions and accompanied by mandatory online events.
    • Goal: Participants will gain a better understanding of the Arctic and its peoples, about the intercultural and 
      transdisciplinary complexity of the Arctic, and the value of capacity sharing in collaborations. Learnings and 
      experiences from the Sharing Circle will help participants to build a frame for working towards a sustainable Arctic future.

We invite Arctic youth and early career professionals to apply for the Sharing Circle. Participants must be at least 20 years old and no older than 35 at the time of the Sharing Circle. 

Please see more information and how to apply on the event page.

Contact APECS

APECS International Directorate
UiT The Arctic University of Norway
Huginbakken 14
9019 Tromsø
Email: info(at)

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