On the 31 May 2017, the Secretariat received 36 research proposals for FY2018.
Theme 1 of All Academic Staff (Technology for safer and greener shipping) :
Theme 2 of All Academic Staff (The role of the human element in the improvement of maritime safety): 9 proposals
Theme 3 of All Academic Staff (Open theme): 9 proposals
Young Academic Staff (Open theme): 7 proposals
All proposals are currently being evaluated.