On March 22, World Environment Day, the Lake Baikal Foundation for Environmental Applications and Research launches the second grant competition for young scientists «Baikal Initiative».
The purpose of the «Baikal Initiative» grant competition is to support young scientists carrying out scientific and technical programs and projects, field research and expeditions aimed at protecting Lake Baikal and developing the Baikal natural territory. As a result of the contest, three projects of the winner will be divided into 1 million rubles.
The application campaign will be held from March 22 to July 1, 2018. Detailed information on the application campaign can be found on the website of the Lake Baikal Foundation.