The Arctic Initiative at Harvard’s Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs offers research fellowships in the areas of ocean policy and infrastructure in the Arctic. The online application for 2019-2020 fellowships will open on December 18, 2018, and the deadline to submit is January 15, 2019.

UArctic´s north2north mobility programme provides students with opportunities to experience another north. Read David Broome´s follow-up story on how his exchange led him to participate in one of the most defining communities of his youth.

The new UArctic Thematic Networks approved in 2018 are Arctic Indigenous Skills, Arctic Plastic Pollution, Circumpolar Archives, Folklore and Ethnography (CAFE), Renewable Energy and Smart Societies in the High North (SmartNorth).

The season for the Hokkaido Summer Institute (HSI) is approaching once again! More than 160 world-leading researchers from overseas will gather at Hokkaido University this summer for the HSI, which was established in 2016. HSI provides lectures with the university’s faculty members for four months during the summer.