INFOMAR is a joint project of the Marine Institute and Geological Survey Ireland to map the physical, chemical and biological features of Ireland’s seafloor. INFOMAR applications and outputs extend to
• Shipping & Navigation
• Renewable Energy
• Fisheries Management
• Marine Leisure & Tourism
• Infrastructure Development
• Environmental Monitoring
• Coastal Behaviour
Five bursaries are available on INFOMAR 2024 surveys. This is a fantastic opportunity for graduate and postgraduate students with a background in marine, earth and physical sciences to get on the job training in hydrographic surveying for seafloor mapping. Bursaries will take place between April and September.
Applications can be submitted online here.
For application advice see Applying for SMART Marine Institute Research Vessel Bursaries
Closing date for applications is Friday the 1st of March.
• Current ENG 11 medical certificate
• Current PST STCW 95 or equivalent
• STCW Proficiency in Security Awareness
For information on certificates see page 2 of Applying for SMART Marine Institute Research Vessel Bursaries
For further information email: John.Boyd@atu.ie