The Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) is delighted to announce a new fellowship scheme, designed to support world-class research and innovation in marine plastics.
ACU Blue Charter Fellowships will offer talented researchers placements at ACU member universities across the Commonwealth , as well as in industry with a focus on three core areas:
preventing plastics from getting into the sea
developing alternatives to plastics
cleaning up the seas
The fellowships will last up to 6 months and must take place between 1 September 2019 and 30 June 2020. Applicants must be Post-Ph.D. research staff or Ph.D. students at ACU member institutions in any Commonwealth country.
Researchers interested to apply for the ACU Blue Charter Fellowships are requested to complete the online application form by midnight UTC+1 on Sunday 16 June 2019.
For full eligibility requirements, background information, and application instructions, visit the ACU website or send an email.