2018 Call for nominations to join the EuroMarine Young Scientist Working GroupInternal

Call Overview

Call Category: Expertise
Managing Body: EuroMarine
Email: comm [at] euromarinenetwork.eu
Opening: January 29, 2018
Closing: February 16, 2018
Outcome: February 28, 2018


  • Timeframe: January 2018 - Jan 2019
  • Eligible young scientists: PhD students or individuals in first post-doctorate contract
  • EuroMarine member: Full or Invited Member Organisation
  • Candidates: One per Member Organisation
  • Aim: Develop the network's capacity to improve the marine landscape for early career scientists


Eligible students who are interested should submit a short letter of application (including some detail on their vision and contribution to the working group) to the GA representative of their Member Organisation, who will forward their one chosen candidate to commateuromarinenetwork [dot] eu by the application deadline. The WG participants will be selected from these candidates, with all applicants becoming part of the wider group of informers for the WG.  


  • YSWG application deadline: 16 February 2018
  • YSWG selection announcement: 21 February 2018
  • YSWG launch: 28 February 2018
  • YSWG 1st Meeting (virtual): March 2018
  • YSWG 2nd Meeting (face-to-face): April 2018
  • YSWG working deadline for deliverables: next SC meeting, September/October 2018

The activity proponents are pleased to announce that 18 early career scientists have been selected to represent early career scientists from EuroMarine Member Organisations in the EuroMarine Young Scientists Working Group.

Please see the linked document below for further information on the selected participants. The Working Group will meet in the near future to discuss the next steps.

For later outcomes and updates, please see: www.euromarinenetwork.eu/OYSTER