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15 Aug 2017
Proposals are invited under a new research programme which will provide the opportunity for participation in the Multidisciplinary Drifting Observatory for the Study of Arctic Climate (MOSAiC) initiative.
14 Aug 2017
The eligibility for New Investigators has been updated from three to five years of applicants first becoming eligible for NERC funding as a Principal Investigator. This applies from the January 2018 closing date.
8 Aug 2017
Announcing the outcome of the Science Board's consideration of two potential strategic programme areas (SPAs) at their July meeting.
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