Remote Sensing / Space Industry Internships in UK

The Space Internship Network, has several paid placement opportunities for this summer which will be of interest to Geography/GIS/Geomatics and Remote Sensing undergraduates.

There are likely to be some further ones going up in the next few weeks, so they should revisit the website if they’re interested.  The website can be found at:


RADAR remote sensing sensing PhD in Barcelona

Towards soil moisture retrieval at 100 m spatial resolution every 3 days: an original combination of readily available multi-sensor data” with Maria Jose Escorihuela in isardSAT (

Here are the details: Doctorat_Industrial

New Student Fellowship Grants

From an Unusual source, US Intelligence, seems to be open to non-US citizens:

In an effort to help further the advancement of the geospatial tradecraft, USGIF is dedicated to assist promising students interested in the geospatial sciences with scholarship awards.

See here for more.

2011 Call for International Teams in Space Science

Might be of interest to some…

The International Space Science Institute (ISSI) in Bern, Switzerland,
invites proposals for establishing International Teams to conduct on its
premises research activities in Space Sciences, based on the
interdisciplinary analysis and evaluation of data from spacecraft and
possible integration with ground data and theoretical models. For the purpose
of this Call, Space Sciences include the Solar and Heliospheric Physics,
Solar-Terrestrial Sciences, Space Plasma and Magnetospheric Physics,
Planetary Sciences, Astrobiology, Cosmology, Astrophysics, Fundamental
Physics in Space, and Earth Sciences using Space data.

Letter of Intent: February 15, 2011

Deadline for proposals: March 31, 2011

The Call for International Teams proposal is available on the ISSI web site:

Funding Opportunity

ESA call for proposals: support to young researchers

3 February 2010
ESA is again offering young scientists the opportunity to undertake innovative research projects aimed at advancing the understanding of the Earth system, with a call for proposals for the Changing Earth Science Network initiative. More Info