National Science Foundation Major Research Instrumentation Program (MRI)
The program provides U.S-based institutions of higher education, not-for-profit museums, science centers and scientific/engineering research organizations with opportunities to acquire major instrumentation that supports the research and research training goals of the organization and that may be used by other researchers regionally or nationally.
Strategic Environmental Research and Development Program (SERDP)
The Department of Defense’s (DoD) Strategic Environmental Research and Development Program(SERDP) is seeking to fund environmental research and development in the Resource Conservation and Climate Change program area. SERDP invests across the broad spectrum of basic and applied research, as well as advanced technology development. The development and application of innovative environmental technologies will reduce the costs, environmental risks, and time required to resolve environmental problems while, at the same time, enhancing and sustaining military readiness.
Strategies for Strengthening Alaska Native Village Roles in Natural Resource Management
Online: 10:00 a.m. AKST
Water Policy Consulting, LLC; Alaska Center for Climate Assessment and Policy (ACCAP); and tribal environmental and climate change professionals throughout the country are offering the Winter 2015-2016 Policy and Climate Adaptation Mitigation and Planning for Alaska Natives webinars series.
Polar ICE Science Communication Workshop Series for Polar Scientists
AGU Ocean Sciences Meeting
New Orleans, LA
Sunday, February 21 2016
8am – 4:30pm
Application deadline is Monday, December 21, 2015
WHO SHOULD ATTEND:
Scientists studying the Polar Regions who want to:
* Learn strategies to communicate more effectively to diverse audiences
* Develop and engage in strong scientist-educator partnerships and professional networks
* Learn and practice communication skills
Welcome to the 2015 AGU Fall Meeting. With nearly 24,000 attendees, the AGU Fall Meeting is the largest Earth and space science meeting in the world. Now in its 48th year, the AGU Fall Meeting is the best place to present your research, hear about the latest discoveries, trends, and challenges in the field, and network and make connections that can enhance your career.
San Francisco, CA: Moscone Center, Moscone West 2011
This town hall with SEARCH (www.arcus.org/search-program) leadership will provide a forum for exchanging information and ideas on SEARCH. SEARCH recently received new funding for a suite of interdisciplinary Arctic science, synthesis, and communication activities. The town hall will provide updates on new SEARCH funding and activities, including those related to the SEARCH 5-year science goals and the Arctic Observing Network; discuss how researchers can participate in SEARCH; gather input from the community; and address questions.
San Francisco Marriott Marquis - Golden Gate A, San Francisco, California
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
The National Science Foundation (NSF) will hold an open workshop entitled "Navigating the NSF System" during the 2015 American Geophysical Union Fall Meetings in San Francisco.
This workshop is designed to provide information for creating effective submissions to NSF, learning more about new initiatives as well as early career specific options, connecting directly with NSF program officers, and to address questions including:
The submission of poster abstracts for the Arctic Observing Summit (AOS) 2016 has been extended until December 15th, 2015, or until capacity is reached. Information on AOS 2016 themes can be found on the Summit website and at the page below. Please follow the link to submit your abstract.
AOS 2016 will be held in conjunction with the Arctic Science Summit Week 2016 in Fairbanks, Alaska, 15-18 March 2016. Please join us!
The Interagency Arctic Research Policy Committee (IARPC) will convene a town hall meeting entitled "Accelerating the Pace of Arctic Research" during the 2015 American Geophysical Union Fall Meetings in San Francisco.