Polar fieldwork opportunities

The Natural Environment Research Council welcomes funding proposals that request use of Antarctic and Arctic infrastructure operated by the British Antarctic Survey.  This section provides essential information about the application process and pre-deployment preparations.

Contacts – Polar Funding Office

Katie Gosling (Antarctic)

Tel: 01223 221399

Email: [email protected]

Nicola Munro (Arctic)

Tel: 01223 221468

Email: [email protected]

For enquiries about the management and long-term storage of Antarctic data generated during NERC-funded projects, please consult the UK Polar Data Centre, which is based in the British Antarctic Survey: [email protected]

Contacts – NERC


Dr Lisa Hole, NERC Programme Manager

Tel: 07738 121171

Email: [email protected]

Dr Helen Beadman, Head of Climate, Weather and Polar Portfolio Area

Email: [email protected]