The Arctic Science Partnership (ASP), established by the University of Manitoba in collaboration with the Greenland Institute for Natural Resources and Aarhus University in Denmark, announces a call for applications for a field course on snow covered sea ice. Application deadline: 31 December 2015.

The report Russian Strategies in the Arctic: Avoiding a New Cold War was launched and distributed in October 22, 2014 on the sidelines of the 11th annual meeting of the Valdai International Discussion Club in that is underway in Sochi. It is written by Prof. Lassi Heininen frrom University of Lapland, Finland, Prof. Alexander...

A new program will be led by Darthmouth and University of Alaska Fairbanks allowing researchers to study the Arctic, exploring topics like energy, water, health and climate change.




Particularly for those working in Nordic countries / led by Nordic Univeristies. The Full call title: Nordic Centres of Excellence in Arctic Research "Responsible Development of the Arctic: Opportunities and Challenges - Pathways to Action" Application deadline: 04.03.2015 More information:http://www.nordforsk.org/en/funding/...

The Board of Governors of UArctic will be meeting later this week in St. John’s, Newfoundland, Canada.  The meeting held from October 23rd to 25th, is being hosted by Memorial University of Newfoundland. Following the Board meeting, UArctic's Senior Management group Ma-Mawi will also be meeting in Newfoundland, from the 25th...

ACUNS (Association of Canadian Universities for Northern Studies) 11th Annual Student Conference is held November 5-8, 2015, in University of Calgary.


Fulbright Arctic Initiative

Thu, Oct 16, 2014
The US State Department has announced the Fulbright Arctic Initiative, an interdisciplinary collaborative research initiative focused on the Arctic region.

Summer School Northwest Russia

Mon, Oct 13, 2014
The European University at St. Petersburg and the University of Vienna call for a "Nomadic" Ph.D. Summer School "Field Experiences in Northwest Russia" (FENOR)