UK Arctic Research Priorities

Background to the increased visibility and investment by UK in the Arctic. These documents identify Arctic stakeholders, strategic research priorities and the context for UK polar research (both Arctic and Antarctic).

NERC Arctic Research Programme

The most significant recent UK commitment to the Arctic has been the establishment by NERC of the Arctic Research Programme which will operate from 2011–2016.

UK Arctic Projects

A listing of projects funded by either UK or the EU (only those including UK researchers). This provides a means to identify potential partners, specific expertise and background information for future research applications.

Research Opportunities

A list of upcoming funding opportunities and Announcements of Opportunity. Information (including workshops and PhD opprtunities) for Early Career Scientists.

International Programmes

Information on ongoing major international scientific programmes of interest to the UK Arctic community.