LMU Stipends for LERU Doctoral Summer Schools
Since 2010 LMU Munich grants stipends for the annual LERU Doctoral Summer Schools. LERU (League of European Research Universities) is an association of 23 research-intensive universities in Europe.
The Tenth LERU Doctoral Summer School is hosted by the University of Edinburgh from July 15 to 19, 2019.
The theme of the Summer School is "Building Research Capacity and a Collaborative Global Community".
The Summer School will focus on international collaboration, giving participants the dual benefits of an enhanced understanding of the nature and importance of collaboration, whilst simultaneously creating a multi-disciplinary, global network for their future careers.
Application deadline was March 15, 2019.
|Event||Tenth LERU Doctoral Summer School|
|Topic||Building Research Capacity and a Collaborative Global Community|
|Venue||University of Edinburgh|
|Date||July 15 to 19, 2019|
|Costs||There is a fee of 500 Euro per participant. This covers course materials, University accommodation for five nights from July 14 to 19, 2019 (Sunday night to Friday morning), meals and participation in the social program.
The GraduateCenterLMU grants stipends to cover the participation fee and to support travel expenses (650 Euro).
|Target group||Advanced doctoral candidates of LMU Munich from all disciplines. The candidates should be keenly motivated to work intensively and contribute to the production of a Collaboration Guide over the course of the week in Edinburgh. Candidates must be available for the entire duration of the Summer School, and must be prepared to participate in all activities. Fluency in both spoken and written English is essential.|
|Application||Only online applications are accepted:
Please prepare the following documents (as PDFs):
Please ask your official supervisor to send a letter of reference by email or by regular mail directly to the GraduateCenterLMU. The letter can be written either in German or in English.
|Application deadline||March 15, 2019|
|Selection procedure||Candidates of LMU Munich will be selected on merit and other criteria to participate in the Summer School.|
|Additional information||Tenth LERU Doctoral Summer School - Overview (PDF)|
|Contact||For inquiries concerning the LMU stipends, please write an email to firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 089/2180-9731.|