How to apply

Application Process:

US-based graduate and undergraduate students interested in the 2018 session should send their application materials to Dr. Marc Walton by January 31, 2018 for consideration.

Application materials must consist of the following:

  • A resumé
  • A cover letter explaining how you can contribute to a selected research stream and how you might use social media to expand the benefits of this research experience abroad to other students
  • A recommendation letter
  • Transcripts of academic records
  • A writing sample

Important dates and deadlines:

  • January 31st: applications due electronically
  • February 20th: notification of acceptance to top five candidates
  • May: Virtual pre-departure preparation workshop for participants and sponsors to interact
  • June–July: 8 week research period abroad at the Atelier Building