Advancing Scientific Exploration in Indonesia and Beyond

We are thrilled to announce a significant enhancement to its yearly research fellowship grant. In a strategic move to foster deeper collaboration with researchers in Indonesia and worldwide, Indo Ocean has increased its yearly research fellowship grant to an impressive 50,000,000 Indonesian Rupiah (IDR).

This substantial increase in funding is a testament to Indo Ocean’s unwavering commitment to advancing scientific exploration and promoting innovative research initiatives. The expanded fellowship grant aims to empower researchers in Indonesia and beyond, providing them with the necessary resources to further scientific exploration in Indonesia’s remote destinations¬† and contribute to the global body of knowledge.

The increased financial support empowers scientists to conduct on-site investigations in vital yet underserved areas of tropical marine ecosystems. By providing resources for remote field research, the grant enhances our understanding of these delicate environments, contributing to effective conservation strategies. It underscores Indo Ocean’s commitment to advancing scientific exploration, fostering collaboration, and ensuring sustainable preservation of marine biodiversity in tropical regions.

Marine Research Fellowship

Limited spaces available per year. Candidates will be selected based on the relevancy and structure of their proposals. To be considered your proposal must be approved before September 30th with plans to conduct your field work sometime in the following year.

Key Highlights of the Fellowship

  1. Increased Funding: The yearly fellowship grant has been elevated to 50,000,000 IDR, providing researchers with a substantial financial boost to pursue their scientific endeavours.
  2. International Collaboration: Indo Ocean actively encourages collaboration between local and international researchers. The fellowship aims to strengthen ties between researchers from different regions, fostering a global network of marine scientists.
  3. Diverse Research Areas: The fellowship is open to researchers across a wide range of disciplines, including marine biology, oceanography, environmental science, and more. Indo Ocean believes in supporting diverse research initiatives that contribute to a holistic understanding of our oceans.
  4. Community Engagement: In addition to the financial support, Indo Ocean promotes community engagement by assisting fellows in the publication process and sharing their research findings with the public. This commitment to knowledge dissemination aligns with Indo Ocean’s mission to raise awareness about marine conservation in Indonesia.

Apply Today

Indo Ocean invites passionate and dedicated researchers to apply for the fellowship grant through our application process. The application details and eligibility criteria are on the Indo Ocean website.

Prospective applicants will find comprehensive information on the application process, required documents, and key deadlines on the fellowship page of the Indo Ocean website. The application process has been designed to prompt critical thinking and engage with your mentors during your proposal stage.

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