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Other training opportunities

BESS Grants & Fellowships

The Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) is inviting research proposals to its Biodiversity & Ecosystem Service Sustainability (BESS) research programme.  There are three funding opportunities currently available:

Training by other Organisations

There are many organisations and institutes that offer training in marine science, whether it is for undergraduate or graduate students or post-doctoral scientists. Here are some resources to help you find training opportunities, and learn more about the capacity building efforts of different organisations. 

Graduate Schools

Many of the POGO member institutions run graduate schools as part of their educational programmes. Some of these are listed below. If you would like to add a graduate school to the list, please contact the POGO Secretariat.  


EuroMarine Training Catalogue

The EuroMarine Training Catalogue is a database of degree programmss and training courses in marine sciences in Europe: http://www.euromarineconsortium.eu/content-education/overview-trainings.

Interridge Cruise Travel Bursaries

To encourage new collaborations across the InterRidge member nations.
To enable early-career, ridge-crest scientists to participate in mid-ocean ridge research cruises.
To develop new research directions.

The award
Up to $2000 USD will be awarded for travel and subsistence costs to facilitate cruise participation. Successful applicants will be asked, on their return, to:
Produce a report for the IR website in their own language, the host scientist's language, and English


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