The Institute for Pacific Coral Reefs (IRCP), the CRIOBE (Centre for Island Research and Environmental Observatory), in partnership with OPT-ECO, will offer two grants in 2019 to young scientists (PhDs and Post-doctorates, under 35 years old) for research projects focused on the coral reefs of French Polynesia, with a socio-economic scope.

Each grant is valued at 4 500€ and will support travel expenses to and from French Polynesia, accommodation, research costs while at the CRIOBE research station and communication outreach.


Send to a single pdf file including:

  • CV (2 pages max),
  • research project (5 pages max including references),
  • abstract of research project (200-250 words),
  • financial appendix (including estimated expenses – 1 page max).

Deadline for application: July 14, 2019
Results: August 14, 2019

For more information, find the call for applications by clicking here.