Association of Polar Early Career Scientists


The U.S. Ice Drilling Program (IDP) offers an NSF-sponsored opportunity for U.S. early career scientists, postdocs, and PhD students in the U.S. to apply for travel support to the International Partnerships in Ice Core Sciences (IPICS) and Ice Core Young Scientists (ICYS) Open Science meetings that will convene 18—24 October 2020 in Crans-Montana, Switzerland.

Further Information about IPICS and ICYS Open Science Meetings

Under-represented minorities and scientists from minority-serving institutions are especially encouraged to apply. Successful applicants will be provided air and train tickets and will be registered for the conference by IDP. In addition, successful applicants will receive reimbursement of receipts for their cost of lodging and meals up to a potential maximum of $1,320 U.S.; the exact amount will depend on the number of qualified applicants. Applicants must plan to attend the 18 October ICYS meeting as well.

Funding Application Deadline: Tuesday, 31 March, 2020

IDP will announce application results by 6 April 2020.

Further Information and Application Instructions for Funding Opportunity

For questions, please contact:
The U.S. Ice Drilling Program
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