Eligibility Criteria

Proposals for remote transnational access to any of the offered EUROFLEETS+ research vessels will be accepted if they meet the following criteria:

  1. Affiliation:The applicant (PI) must work in a country other than the country that owns and operates the research vessel (RV) requested. E.g. a Norwegian applicant is entitled to apply for data or samples from all of the listed vessels, except RVs carrying the Norwegian flag (e.g. RV G.O. Sars).
  2. Cruise duration: The work proposed for the RTA, requested by the applicant, must be achievable within one day of ship time.
  3. Dissemination: Only users that are entitled to and willing to disseminate the knowledge they will generate under the project are eligible to benefit from access free of charge to the infrastructures under the EUROFLEETS+ flag. Users must agree to comply with the EUROFLEETS+ data policy.