Accelerating the pace of Arctic research

Collaboration fosters creativity. Through IARPC (Interagency Arctic Research Policy Committee) Collaborations, scientists from Federal, State, academic, NGO, and industry organizations find talent, share their work, and team up to solve hard problems.

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Latest news

IARPC Among 100 Examples of President Obama’s Leadership in Science, Technology, and Innovation
June 22, 2016

The list includes "Advanced a Comprehensive Approach to Arctic Issues" and refers to the first Interagency Arctic Research Policy Committee (IARPC) 5-year plan. Continue »

White House Arctic Science Ministerial: Call-to-Action
June 16, 2016

Individuals, organizations, and institutions from all sectors have the opportunity to contribute to this international event. Continue »

North Pacific Research Board Announces Funding Decisions for Arctic Integrated Ecosystem Research Program
June 14, 2016

Twenty-seven researchers from eleven institutions have been awarded funds totaling $7.75 million. Continue »

Connection Information for Next Week's Webinar Now Available "Funding Effective Interdisciplinary Collaborations: NGEE as a Case Study"
June 8, 2016

The latest installment in IARPC's public webinar series will be held on Tuesday, June 14, 2016. Continue »

Government agencies working together

IARPC comprises agencies, departments, and offices across the Federal Government and is chaired by the National Science Foundation. More about who's involved »

IARPC also cooperates with the State of Alaska, indigenous organizations, academic institutions, non-governmental organizations, the Arctic Council, and international partners.

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Join scientists from Federal, State, academic, NGO, and industry organizations working to accelerate the progress of Arctic research.

Membership in IARPC Collaborations is subject to approval and adherence to the codes of conduct.


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