Entries by


New portal for research-based information about the Arctic and Antarctic After two years of project work, the University Library at UiT Norway’s Arctic University is proud to launch a search portal where you can find all available research-based information about the polar areas in one place, both scientific articles, reports, and datasets. The search portal is […]

Annual Meeting 2021

The Board welcome all Academy members, both individual and institutional, to this years annual meeting. Date: Wednesday 1 December 2021 Time: 15:30 – 16:30 (GMT+2) Location: Possible to attend in-person in Longyearbyen, Svalbard (at the University Centre in Svalbard) or attend online. More information will follow. Registration: Information will be forthcoming. Agenda: Information will be forthcoming. Matters that members […]

Call for nominations of new members to the Academy 2021

The Norwegian Scientific Academy for Polar Research (NVP) welcome nominations of new Academy members in 2021. Individual Norwegian members to NVP are Norwegian citizens who have carried out independent scientific work in polar research or specifically have contributed to the advancement of polar research (§5.2.). Individual foreign members may be admitted by the same criteria […]

Mohn Prize 2022 – Call for nominations

UiT The Arctic University of Norway, Academia Borealis – The Academy of Sciences and Letters of Northern Norway, and Tromsø Research Foundation welcome nominations for The International Mohn Prize for Outstanding Research Related to the Arctic (The Mohn Prize). The Mohn Prize, which carries a cash award of 2 million NOK (approximately 195 000 €), […]

Strategy 2021 – 2025

It is a great pleasure to introduce the Norwegian Academy for Polar Research Strategy 2021 – 2025. The interest in the Arctic is continuing at full strength and many new nations, scientists and institutions are in line to study, enjoy and explore the multiple Arctic. At the same time anthropogenically driven climate change is relentlessly […]

Invitation to join on April 28, 2021 the B2BI North Atlantic—Arctic Science Initiative Seminar Series

About the seminar Fisheries and other human activities – inclusive processes, expertise and evidence provided in the North East Atlantic, and adjacent seas When: April 28, 2021 at 15:30 UTC Link to Zoom seminar: https://zoom.us/j/98298976517 Speaker: Anne Christine Brusendorff, ICES Host/sponsor: North Atlantic-Arctic Science Initiative Seminar Series (B2BI web site). Invitation in pdf The International […]