Scientists and researchers interested in using the facilities and or research area of Rif Field Station in the year 2017 can now apply for access.
It is recommended that applications will be delivered before May 1st. However, applications will be received after that time if the proposed projects are deemed relevant for the station’s objectives and if accommodation is available.
Certain factors are used as the basis for application evaluation:
- Relevance of the project in relation to Rif Field Station’s goals and objectives
- How the project supports and enhances knowledge, e.g. regarding the state of biodiversity and ecosystems in the Northern and Arctic regions, the impacts of climate change, human-nature interactions etc.
- Relevance of the project in relation to the area itself as well as the international scientific community
- Relevance of the project in relation to Iceland’s policies and obligations regarding Northern and Arctic issues
Below is a special application form. Kindly save the document and fill it out as best you can. Application forms should be sent via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Additional documents and statements (if deemed necessary by the applicant) should be sent to the same email address.