[Syrphidae] HighLat annonsering
Tue, 14 May 2002 09:07:20 +0200
Please, distribute this announcement to syrphid people. Heikki Hippa>
>FUNDS AVAILABLE FOR SHORT VISITS TO THE SWEDISH MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY
>(NATURHISTORISKA RIKSMUSEET, NRM)
> Second call
>The funds are made available through the European Commission's programme for
>"Improving the Human
>Research Potential and the Socio-economic Knowledge Base" (IHP). The grant
>is entitled "Access to
>Naturhistoriska Riksmuseet - High Latitude" (HIGH LAT). It enables us to
>meet travel and accommodation
>costs for scientists wishing to use our collections and/or other research
>facilities. The HIGH LAT programme
>began November 1st 2001 and will run for 28 months until February 29th 2004.
>Applications for financial
>support for a visit to NRM are herewith invited.
>There are a number of terms and conditions associated with this opportunity,
>as outlined below. If you
>are interested in applying for support, or are uncertain about whether you
>are eligible, please visit our website
>(http://www.nrm.se/highlat/) or contact the project management
>1) A formal application must be made. Please read the Application Guidelines
>http://www.nrm.se/highlat/applguide.html) before completing the Application
>Form (http://www.nrm.se/highlat/application.html). The next deadline for
>applications is 31 August 2002.
>2) To be eligible you must conduct your research in an EU Member State or
>Associated State (http://www.nrm.se/highlat/conditions.html). Scientists
>in Sweden are not eligible for support under the HIGH LAT programme.
>3) Priority will be given to scientists who have not previously used our
>who are working in regions of the EU where few such research infrastructures
>We hope that many of you will see this as an opportunity to visit the
>Swedish Museum of Natural History,
>utilising collections and other facilities that have not previously been
>available to you.
>Irene Bisang, High Lat co-ordinator