Association of Polar Early Career Scientists




JAMSTEC, in collaboration with APECS, calls for proposals for research and observation projects to be conducted on the early career scientist (ECS) R/V Mirai 2023 Arctic Cruise. The target area of the cruise is the Pacific Arctic region including the Beaufort, Chukchi, and northern Bering seas. Participants have two options for embarkation: Shimizu, Japan on 24 August 2023 or Dutch Harbor, Alaska, USA on 4 September 2023. All participants will disembark at Dutch Harbor, Alaska, USA on 4 October 2023.

Please visit the call webpage for detailed information about the cruise and application instructions. The application deadline is 20 October. All applicants must be graduate students or early career scientists

Image: Oceanographic Research Vessel Mirai, JAMSTEC

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