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SCAR logo white backgroundSCAR, the Council of Managers of National Antarctic Programs (COMNAP) and the International Association of Antarctica Tour Operators (IAATO) marked Antarctica Day (1 December) by announcing the recipients of this year's Antarctic Fellowships.

Congratulations to David Vendrami, Fernando Luis Hillebrand, Lisa Craw, Lumi Haraguchi, and Natalia Gimena Rosciano on their SCAR Fellowships! SCAR is grateful that COMNAP has funded two further SCAR Fellowship applicants: Paola Barros Delben and Renan Lima (COMNAP Research Fellow 2021). Full details are available on the COMNAP website. IAATO has awarded its fellowships to Ross Nichols. 

Congratulations to all successful applicants on their Fellowships!

More detail on the SCAR website

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