The call for proposals 2022 of the Polar Access Fund is now open. 

The Polar Access Fund enables early-career researchers to undertake a (first) field trip to a polar region or a remote high-altitude area. The research conducted during the field trip must be related to the issue of climate change. Funding of up to CHF 20,000 can be granted per successfully evaluated proposal.

The deadline to submit a proposal is 20 January 2022.

You can find all the information on the dedicated webpage. Make sure you take into consideration the eligibility criteria and do not hesitate to contact the SPI at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for any questions.

Find out more and submit a proposal.


Cover image by Noel Bauza.

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