Jobs/funding opportunities

Here you can check out available open positions, funding and training opportunities.



Postdoctoral fellows at The Bolin Centre for Climate Research, Sweden (extended deadline: 11 August 2023)


SWOT postdoctoral position in the Ocean Physics group, Caltech, USA (positions open until filled)


Several Post-doctoral positions related to Arctic and Antarctic sea ice, Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL), Belgium (positions open until filled)

  1. Position 1: “RESIST – Post-Doc” – 30 months
  2. Position 3: “ArcticWATCH – Post-Doc 1” – 36 months
  3. Position 4: “ArcticWATCH – Post-Doc 2” – 36 months


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Funding Opportunities

Name of program  Funding agency What is funded  Who can apply Deadline 
Personal overseas grant PhD and Post Doc NFR Travel & accommodation (3-12 months) PhD/Post Doc financed by NFR open-ended
DNSZ Seed funding DNSZ Travel & accommodation to CAU/GEOMAR in Kiel PhD students June & December
IIASA Young Scientist Summer Program IIASA/NFR Travel & accommodation (3 months) PhD students January
ERASMUS+ EC Mobility within ERASMUS network PhD students variable
The Aurora and DAAD Mobility Programmes NFR Travel & accommodation to France/Germany Researchers & PhD students September
Fulbrightstipendet US-Norway Fulbright Foundation Funding for research mobility to the USA PhD & master students (only for Norwegian citizens) October
Arctic Field Grant (AFG) NFR Funding for fieldwork in Svalbard PhD & master students November
Support for events NFR Support to organise conferences, workshops and seminars Researchers & PhD students open-ended
Student Entrepreneurship NFR Support to students with business ideas which have potential to be commercialized PhD & master students March

*Programs may not have open calls every year, and deadlines may be variable. Check the website of the funding program for updated information*