SOLAS Summer School 2018 Application Form

The following information is required to apply for the SOLAS Summer School 2018.

Before starting this application, please study what is required and prepare your application in a text editor offline, as it is not possible to save this information online and resume at a later stage.

There are some text boxes which have a maximum character count. Any characters more than the maximum will be truncated. We therefore strongly advise against adding more than the maximum number of allowable characters as this will diminish the impact of your application.

Please note you will not be able to submit your application form unless all mandatory fields (marked with *) are completed.

The information you enter cannot be changed once submitted.

For any problem or queries with application please email solas@nuigalway.ie.

Application deadline: 15 October 2018

Section A: Personal Information
Dr/Mr/Ms/etc
Name *
Name
Date of Birth *
Date of Birth
The country for which you hold a passport
Please provide country code e.g. +33 11 22 33 44 55
Section B: Scientific Information
This information is required by the Institute hosting the summer school (Institut d’Etudes Scientifics de Cargése) for data collection purposes however information in this section is mandatory.
e.g. Undergraduate student, PhD student, Postdoc, Professor
e.g. Academic Institution, Government Agency, Industrial Corporation
Please indicate if you have attended summer schools or events at IESC before. If not use N/A.
Section C: Academic information
Q1 Are you currently employed as a post-doc? *
e.g. Postdoctoral Fellow
When did you start your postdoc?
When did you start your postdoc?
Q2 Are you currently studying for or have you completed a PhD? *
When did you start your PhD?
When did you start your PhD?
Current year of PhD
Estimated or actual defense date
Estimated or actual defense date
Q3 Are you currently studying for or have you completed a post-graduate course (Master of Science or equivalent)? *
Actual or estimated completion date
Actual or estimated completion date
Do you plan to pursue a PhD after your post-graduate course (Master of Science or equivalent)?
Will you be a PhD student in July 2018?
When will you start your PhD?
When will you start your PhD?
Q4 Have you completed an undergraduate degree (Bachelor of Science or equivalent)? *
Completion date
Completion date
Please provide the level of your education path (e.g. undergrad, post-grad, PhD). If none, please enter N/A.
List your publications (5 maximum; indicate peer-reviewed articles, conference proceedings). If none, please enter N/A.
Section D: Other research related experience
Use this section to describe any relevant experience not already stated (do NOT repeat information stated in section C)
Please include date, place, duration, activities, vessel’s name. If none, please write N/A.
Please include date, place, duration, activities. If none, please write N/A.
If you are selected to participate in the summer school, this information will be particularly useful for the SOLAS Office in order to work with you in seeking financial support for your attendance. If none, please enter N/A.
Section E: Personal statement of interest
Section F: Financial support
IMPORTANT: The potential success of your application is COMPLETELY independent of funding Once the review process has taken place and the successful applicants have been identified and notified his/her acceptance, the SOLAS IPO staff will work with each of the future participants, individually, on a case-by-case basis to help seek financial support for their attendance where necessary. However filling in this section is mandatory. If you do not provide this information, your application will not be reviewed
Discuss this with your advisor. How much? From which source? Any other relevant information.
If you have not secured funding to cover registration fees and attendance expenses for the summer school, to which organisations/institutions/associations can you apply? When do you plan to approach them? Is there a call for a grant? Any other relevant information.
Section G: References
Give details of two academic references. Please DO NOT send reference letter.
referee 1
referee 2
Bon Chance!