Irish Uplands Forum Research Grant

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IUF is offering a small research grant (€500) for a research project concerned with mountains.

A mountain area is defined as any area>150m on the island of Ireland.

Eligible Topics
• Physical environment of mountains (particularly water)
• Natural environment of mountains (particularly in relation to farming and recreation)
• Cultural environment (evidence of past use, people who live, work or recreate in mountain areas).
• AOT (any other topic) related to the centrality of mountains in provision of ecosystems and cultural services.

Eligibility
Any person is welcome to apply, but particularly masters students.

Application
Word limit: 300 words.
Write about your relevant experience, your objective, methodology, outputs and timeline.

Send your application with two references (one from a supervisor – if relevant – and another from an independent researcher) to enquiries@irishuplandsforum.org
There are two deadlines for applications: 1st February 2018 and 1st August 2018.

Full details on the Irish Uplands Forum Website