The submission deadline is 31 may 2006. An asset will be the originality of the submitted proposal. Preference is given to MSc students and young researchers who have not yet obtained a doctoral degree.
Applications should be written in English and should contain the following:
- A project proposal of maximum 2 pages including the context of the project and the planned activities;
- A letter (1/2 page) explaining personal motivation;
- A recommendation letter from the receiving organization, or from your home supervisor/promoter (obligatory); the supervisor/promoter should be affiliated with a Belgian Research group;
- An acceptance letter from the receiving organization (recommended);
- A Curriculum Vitae.
The winner will have to report on his/her activities through the BE-POLES website 'The Belgian Polar Platform', thus strengthening the links between scientists and society.