Scholarship Opportunity (Application deadline: July 10, 2020)
Apply today for a Scholarships to attend FSCI 2020 Virtual Event, August 3-13, 2020
EarthCube is excited to be partnering with the FORCE11 Scholarly Communication Institute (FSCI) 2020 to provide scholarships to participate in the virtual event August 3-13, 2020. Established in 2017 to provide continuous knowledge transfer and skills training at a high level, both FORCE11 (The Future of Research Communication and eScholarship) and EarthCube are committed to ensuring that academic resources remain available and accessible amidst financial challenges brought on or made more difficult by the global pandemic.
This year’s program is centered on the theme of FAIR Data Management and Stewardship and will offer a variety of courses exploring utilization of open source tools for better data collaboration, exploring open source tools, cross-disciplinary community engagement, inclusive research activities, and more.
Scholarship priority will be given to individuals that:
- Are considering exploring, or have recently begun a career in academia and research;
- Have never attended FSCI;
- Want to learn more about developing their skills as they relate to the new age of Scholarly Communication;
- Wish to expand their community of expertise to include individuals with a wide array of skill sets and backgrounds across disciplines.
Interested applicants may submit a form here. Applications due July 10, 2020.