9 February, 2016 News stories

Application deadline approaches

The deadline for applications from researchers to the Collaborative Antarctic Science Scheme, CASS (formerly known as the Collaborative Gearing Scheme, CGS) is just under three weeks away, 4 p.m. on Monday 29th February, for Antarctic fieldwork to be conducted during the 2016/17 season.

The scheme provides opportunities for UK researchers to access NERC-BAS Antarctic research stations and marine science cruises for the purpose of conducting small-scale, fieldwork-based science projects that do not require logistic resources additional to those already allocated to the Antarctic field programme supported by BAS.

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Video courtesy of Steve Roberts and Al Doherty