Application Information


Who can apply?

We welcome applications from graduate students, postdocs, and junior (untenured) faculty.

What are the costs?

There are no application or tuition fees. If your application is accepted and you decide to attend, you will be responsible for your own travel to and from Hanover, NH. We will take care of everything else, including lodging and meals.

Application Procedure

Apply using this web form by April 29th, 2018, 11:59 PM EDT.

Your application should consist of a single PDF file comprising a (1) 1-page statement of intent addressing how participation in MIND will support your academic goals, (2) current resume (CV), and (3) up to two of your most relevant publications or preprints. Please also arrange to have a single letter of recommendation sent to mindsummerschool@gmail.com by the application deadline.

Important Dates

Sunday, April 29, 2018: applications due by 11:59 PM EDT
Sunday, July 29: arrive in Hanover
Monday, July 30: first of summer school, welcome reception
Tuesday, August 7: last day of summer school, closing reception
Wednesday, August 8: depart Hanover

Note for International Applicants

International applicants are welcome. However, please be aware that we cannot provide assistance with travel, including procedures for obtaining entry into the U.S. The appropriate visa category for this summer school is B-1 (visitor); this category is eligible to be waived under the Visa Waiver Program if you qualify. Remember to complete your ESTA travel authorization before traveling!