Berth Support through SCAR Member Countries

  • Applicant must already identified collaborator(s) and having research projects with secured placement in collaborator’s research station in Antarctica.
  • Collaborator(s) can be any institution from any SCAR Member Countries.
  • Field work must be committed during 2024/2025 Antarctic summer season
  • YPASM will fund up to RM55,000.00for cost of field work including following categories only;
  • Return economy-class airfare from Kuala Lumpur to the collaborator’s country and/or any departure points to Antarctica;
  • Subsistence expenses;
  • Freight costs; and
  • Rental of polar clothing for field use.

 

How to apply:

Identify collaborator from any SCAR Member Countries and secure your placement.

  • Prospective researchers may identify potential collaborator and discuss initial idea. You may contact amanda@ypasm.my and intan@ypasm.my should you need help with this. Please make sure you can secure your placement in the Antarctic research station during 2024/2025 Antarctic summer season.Submit application to YPASM. Deadline: Closed

Applicants should complete and submit the following documents:

    1. Application Form
    2. Project Proposal with detailed budget;
    3. Cover Note and Acceptance Letter– Collaborator’s Agreement to host the applicant in Antarctica; and
    4. CV of applicant
    5. Enquiries

For any inquiries, kindly contact Dr. Tamalia Amanda Putri /Mrs. Intan (amanda@ypasm.myintan@ypasm.my or 03-2691 0651).

YPASM Berth Support Through SCAR Member Countries 2022 – 2022