The International Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES) is providing Early Career Support to assist early career scientists from ICES countries attending the WFC2020. The ICES Early Career Support will cover WFC2020 registration fees only. Please note that limited funds are available. Applicants will be selected based on how well their application matches the Congress theme and whether they fulfil the necessary criteria as listed below.

To apply for ICES Early Career Support you must meet the following criteria:

  1. You are an early career scientist that is either 35 years of age or younger OR you have completed your PhD in the last 5 years; AND
  2. You are a national of or working/studying in an ICES member country. A list of ICES member countries is available here.

If you are interested in applying for ICES Early Career Support, please tick the box ‘I would like to apply for ICES Early Career Support’ in the Abstract Submission Portal when submitting your abstract. You will then receive an e-mail confirming your abstract submission that will include a link to an application form you will need to complete to be considered for ICES Early Career Support.

Click here to find out more information about submitting an abstract.