European postgraduate students aiming to obtain a Master’s or Ph.D. degree in any scientific area involving complex systems are invited to apply directly to the Chairman of the Scientific Organizing Committee at firstname.lastname@example.org. Each application should include:
(a) CV including a transcript of grades obtained in the applicant’s undergraduate studies,
(b) a statement explaining why the School will be useful to the applicant’s current studies,
(c) request for financial support, if none can be obtained from other sources.
The (new) deadline for applications is April 15, 2011.
Based on the above information, the Scientific Organizing Committee will select 25-30 applicants. The decision regarding their acceptance will be known by the end of April 2011. To obtain a Certificate of Participation the selected students should attend all lectures and exercise sessions of the School (see Final Lecture Program). Students who also undertake to do a project on a special topic belonging to any one of the 4 courses, will have their project graded by one of the instructors and depending on their performance may receive a Certificate of Participation with Distinction.
The selected students will be asked to download and read preparatory course material provided by the instructors and placed on the School’s website by the end of May 2011. In this way, the students will be better prepared to follow the lectures and exercise sessions of the School.