Apply to Sail

For information on UK Moratorium Awards to support post-cruise research see the NERC webpages.

Submit a drilling proposal:

Upcoming deadlines:

  • New IODP Science Plan consultation. Deadline for comments: 26 August 2019.
  • Submit a proposal to be the UK IODP Knowledge Exchange Coordinator.  Proposal deadline: 16:00 BST on 29 August 2019.
  • Submit an IODP-relevant session proposal for the 2020 EGU General Assembly (May 3-8, 2020). Regular session proposal deadline: September 5, 2019
  • Apply to serve as a Science board member on the ECORD Facility Board (Deadline: September 7, 2019). Seeking two members, one from U.S. and one from an ECORD member country.

Workshop Announcements:


  • Environmental Protection and Safety Panel (September 4-5, 2019; College Station, Texas)
  • IODP Forum and Program Member Office meetings (September 11-14, 2019; Osaka, Japan)
  • Science Evaluation Panel, January 7-9, 2020, La Jolla CA, USA
  • ECORD Facility Board, March 24-25, 2020, Aix-en-Provence, France
  • JOIDES Resolution Facility Board, May 12-14, 2020, La Jolla CA, USA
  • Chikyu IODP Board, March 2020, Japan
  • Science Evaluation Panel, June 2020, Trieste, Italy