Association of Polar Early Career Scientists


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The organisers of POLAR 2018 are pleased to announce that a limited number of abstract fee waivers are available to help support participants to attend the conference. This is primarily intended for those who would otherwise struggle to attend e.g. early career scientists and those from low-income countries.


  • 24 September: Deadline to fill in the application form (before you submit through the conference website)
  • 25 September - 6 October: Review of applications by a committee comprised of representatives from SCAR, IASC and APECS
  • mid October: Successful applicants will receive a code with which they can proceed to submit their abstract free of charge
  • 1 November (18:00 CET): Abstract submission deadline

For all enquiries, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Further details pertaining to abstract submission can be found here.

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