CNARC buildingWith the successful first-year try-out of CNARC fellowship program in Year 2014, CNARC Secretariat is about to launch its Fellowship Program for Year 2015 - 2016. In this new round of application, fellowships shall be granted to 2 Nordic and 2 Chinese fellow candidates respectively, to advance their own research project that falls on CNARC's research priorities or the themes of the 4th China-Nordic Arctic Cooperation Symposium (CNACS) to be held in Rovaniemi, Finland, 2016, for a 1-3 month period in an institute within CNARC's network. 

The fellowship program offers opportunities for excellent researchers from both China and Nordic states, under the collaborative framework of the China-Nordic Arctic Research Center (CNARC), to conduct joint research within leading research institutes in Arctic studies. The program allows researchers to advance their own research projects while contributing to an increased awareness, understanding and knowledge of the Arctic and its impacts for both China and the Nordic states.

To note that fellow candidates are supposed to submit their application no later than September 15th, along with a recommendation letter from a CNARC Member Institute. Successful candidates shall choose to conduct the fellowship during the following period: October 15th 2015 – May 15th 2016. More details related to the guideline, requirements, application form and contact information will be found here (guidelines) and here (application form)