Applications are open and will end on April 18 (yes, deadline has been extended).

Please, read carefully the instructions.


The school will begin on August 21th and will end on August 28th, 2014. Participants should plan to arrive on August 20th and departures will be on August 29th.

The school will be held in English: participants are expected to have solid English-speaking skills.

The per-student fee is €400; this fee covers accommodation, meals, the scientific program, and excursions. Nobody will be excluded for financial reasons. The selection of participants is based only on scientific criteria; if necessary, you may apply for financial support. There are two kinds of financial support available: one for the participation fees (€400), and one for travel expenses. You can request one of them, or both, and a committee will make decisions on how to attribute the funds.

In order to apply: you must be between your last two years of high school and the first two years of university.

Important dates:

  • March 18th: opening of the application process.
  • April 13th: first application deadline.
  • April 18th: last day for applications (the website will be down from 6am of April 19th, Western Europe time)
  • Early May: announcement of decisions on applications.