Applications open for 2020 UniCOAST Summer School, Germany | POGO

Applications open for 2020 UniCOAST Summer School, Germany


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Apply by 26 April 2020


The Ludwig-Franzius-Institute for Hydraulic, Estuarine and Coastal Engineering, associated with the University of Hannover, is currently accepting applications for the 2020 UniCOAST Summer School.


This is a one-week interdisciplinary summer school on coastal topics, combining academic lectures, practical work in field and laboratory, as well as training on soft skills, held in coorperaton with the research institute Senckenberg am Meer.


Program Dates: 

The Summer School will be held at the facilities of Senckenberg am Meer in Wilhelmshaven, Germany. It is planned for the duration of one week, with arrivals on Sunday, the 23rd of August 2020 and departures on Friday, the 28th of August 2020. The location provides close proximity to the Wadden Sea as a diverse and promising investigation area. Accommodation will be provided at the Senckenberg am Meer facilities.



UniCOAST addresses MSc and PhD students as well as young professionals (minimum requirement: bachelors degree) with a focus on topics related to coastal issues, especially in the areas of field- and laboratory studies or computational simulation. Admission is open Europe wide.



The admission fee amounts to 150 €, which covers all expenses of the one week program, as well as accommodation and catering throughout the week. This fee does not cover travel costs, but a provisioning of travel grants is currently being discussed. Information on this topic will be updated.


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