Most Frequently Asked Question

No, this program is fully-funded.

The whole program will be completely virtual, a mix of online meetup and self-paced work.

Participants will attend online workshops, access continuous learning materials, receive mentoring and peer-coaching, and carry out a collaborative project.

It will be dynamic from time to time.

The program is expected to start in June 2022 and end in March 2023.

Yes. SLC welcomes researchers from natural sciences and social sciences as long as their research fits one of the following themes: marine/ocean science & coastal development, climate change, health and medicine, and community resilience.

  1. Read the application guidelines at rebrand.ly/application-guidelines
  2. Fill out the application form at slc.theconversation.com or rebrand.ly/slc-application
  3. Go to rebrand.ly/slc-storymatcher for the StoryMatcher selection process

The applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis so you are advised to apply as early as possible. Please make sure that you complete the application process before 27 March 2022.


If you cannot find the answer in the application guidelines, do not hesitate to contact us at slc@theconversation.com.