How to apply?
−Please use these guidelines (.doc or .pdf) to gather the information you will need to make an online application for the SOLAS Summer School 2018. Once you have gathered all information, please visit Click on Online registration and Access 7th International Summer School on Surface Ocean-Lower Atmosphere Study to start your application.
−You will be asked to provide your name and email address and an individual username and password will be generated and emailed to you.
−Please note you will not be able to submit your application form unless all mandatory fields marked with * are filled in; this information cannot be changed once submitted. You will receive an email acknowledging receipt of your application.
−Please note that the application deadline is 23rd October 2017.

Are you eligible?
The SOLAS Summer School is open ideally to PhD students and early career scientists who have research interests in air-sea interactions, including biogeochemical and physical processes and feedbacks, and their links to society. Your research should be within the five SOLAS Core Themes and/or three Crosscutting Themes (see SOLAS 2015-2025: Science Plan and Organisation for details).

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 of their acceptance, the SOLAS Summer School Organising Committee (SSSOC) will work with each of the future participants, individually, on a case-by-case basis to help seek financial support for his/her attendance.

Review criteria
Your application will be examined by two or more reviewers. The following criteria will be considered:
−Level and suitability of qualifications
−Relevance of study and interests to SOLAS themes
−Quality of personal statement

You will be informed of the outcome of your application by 4th December 2017.

Student duty
The successful applicants will have to complete a few MANDATORY tasks. These are fully explained on our 'Student Duty' page within the 'Programme' drop-down menu.

Table of deadlines
23.10.2017 - Application closes
04.12.2017 - Notification of acceptance
23.07.2018 - SOLAS Summer School begins

- last update August 2017 -