Newton Fund Workshop on Plant Dynamics and Climate Change in the Andes

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Application Procedure

Researchers from the UK, Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Peru and São Paulo Brazil. Participants will be selected to span a wide range of research backgrounds including plant sciences, climate science, remote sensing, GIS and modelling

Eligible participants should be early career scientists (up to ten years since PhD awarded) from Latin America or the UK. Career breaks can be taken into account. In exceptional cases we can also accept senior or mid-career scientists, or candidates without a PhD but with equivalent research experience


Participants will be fully funded (travel and subsistence). Funding is available for a maximum of 30 early career scientists (8-10 from Argentina, 8-10 from other regional countries, and 8-10 from the UK).

Application and selection of candidates

To apply please fill in the application form and send it to

Application deadline is 4th July 2018.

Successful candidates will be notified by early July 2018.

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