Research vessel Investigator at sea

Supplementary applications

Each year after Investigator’s Primary annual voyage schedule has been approved, Supplementary applications are called to utilise unused capacity on scheduled Research and Transit voyages.

RV Investigator

RV Investigator

Applications for Supplementary MNF Granted Voyages

In addition to being ranked against the MNF assessment criteria of scientific/technical excellence, national benefit and applicant’s ability, Supplementary applications are assessed for logistical integration with the Primary voyage (if applicable) and training and educational criteria. Once assessed, successful Supplementary applicants are offered berths on a MNF Granted Research or Transit voyage.

Key dates

Applications for supplementary applications have now closed. The next round will be March 2019.

Application documents

Submitting applications

All applications must be submitted electronically as Microsoft Word documents by the due date. Incomplete applications will not be accepted. Please send all applications to MNF Governance, Policy & Outreach.

Relevant policies and documents

See Policies and documents for further information.

Contact us

If you have any queries about the application process please contact Dr Carolyn Seelen at the Marine National Facility.

Updated: 15 August 2018