Entries for the ASTRON/JIVE Summer Program are now being invited. Submissions will be accepted through February 1, 2017. This program is targeted to any Astronomy students from all nationals. The winning students will receive benefit of stipend, travel cost and accommodation for three months.
The Netherlands Institute for Radio Astronomy (ASTRON) and the Joint Institute for VLBI ERIC (JIVE) are offering International Summer Student Programme. The Programme enables astronomy students (graduate or advanced under-graduate) to spend the summer (10-12 weeks) at the institute in Dwingeloo in the Netherlands, conducting astronomical research under the supervision of ASTRON and JIVE staff members.
The ASTRON/JIVE International Summer Student Programme covers accommodation at the locality of the institute in Dwingeloo, a modest stipend for up to three months, and full travel reimbursement.
Level and Area of Studies
Summer research program in one of the possible topics as follow: galaxies and quasars, aspects of observational cosmology, continuum and line mission/ absorption from normal and starbust galaxies, faint radio sources, pulsar timing, pulsar searching, fast radio bursts, molecular clouds, cosmic magnetism, as well as algorithm development.
Place of Study
The research will be taken in the Netherlands.
Eligibility and Criteria
This Astronomy Summer Research Program open to astronomy students either graduate or advanced undergraduate level.
International students may apply this program.
Application should be made through the online system at the website and application link below.
February 1, 2017.