Grants for Young Researchers



Jobs and Studentships


Soil Conservation Projects


XXII Docuchaev Conference, Saint-Petersburg, Russia

Rhizosphere 5, Saskatoon, Canada

9th International ESSC Congress 2019, Tirana, Albania

Erosion and Torrent Control, Belgrade, Serbia – update

Soil and Water Bioengineering in the Mediterean Ecoregion, Spain

Geoecology and Desertification, Almería, Spain

Program and Book of Abstracts, SoWaSe, Imola, Italy (Reports)


3. 6. 2018

Dear colleagues,

we would like to draw your attention to the job opportunities within the DFG priority program "Rhizosphere spatiotemporal organization - a key to rhizosphere functions". Positions are available for PhDs, coordination, technician and data management.  Please forward this e-mail to people within your institute which might be interested in the application. For details and a printable version use the following link:



19. 4. 2018

The Himalayan University Consortium (HUC) Secretariat, hosted by the International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD), has a call open for application. Interested applicants should register as a user on the newly launched HUC Online Portal to submit an application:


Additional details regarding the call are presented below and included on our website. We would very much appreciate if you could share the announcement with eligible candidates.

Please direct queries regarding the calls to huc@icimod.org.


Call for Proposals: SDC HUC Focus Grants

Thematic Areas: Climate Change and Adaptation in the Hindu Kush Himalayas

Eligibility & requirements: Led by a HUC full member, in partnership with another HUC full member in a different country; implementation must involve Swiss expertise.

Size of grant: USD 25,000–35,000 per grant (for all partners in one grant)

Duration: 12 to 15 months

Start date: 15 June 2018

Deadline for proposals: 7 May 2018

Full Call for Proposals


Recipients of HUC institutional grants in previous cycles are strongly encouraged to apply

Thought for the month

“An empty stomach is not a good political advisor”

(Albert Einstein).

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