Archive for May, 2013

NECSI Summer School

Thursday, May 16th, 2013

We have funding for a limited number of partial scholarships for the NECSI Summer School courses on complex systems, to be held June 10 – 21, 2013 in Cambridge, MA.

Week 1: CX201 / Complex Physical, Biological and Social Systems
Lab: CX102 / Computer Programming and Complex Systems
Week 2: CX202 / Complex Systems Modeling and Networks

Members of underrepresented groups are especially encouraged to apply.

Applicants should include a few sentences about their background, interests, and academic affiliation. Please also indicate which course(s) you are interested in attending. The email should go to

Scholarship applicants will be considered on a first come first served and need basis.

For more information and registration:

New England Complex Systems Institute
238 Main Street Suite 319
Cambridge, MA 02142
Phone: 617-547-4100
Fax: 617-661-7711

Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship (SULI) Program

Tuesday, May 7th, 2013

The *Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship (SULI)* program encourages undergraduate students to pursue science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) careers by providing research experiences at the DOE Labs. Students participate as research interns at one of 10 DOE Labs for 16 weeks during the Fall Term. The internship provides a weekly stipend and support for travel and housing.

More information about SULI and access to the online application can be found at

*Applications are due 5:00pm ET on Wednesday June 12, 2013.

2013 Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Program

Friday, May 3rd, 2013

The 2013 Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Program (DDRA) competition has been posted in the Federal Register, which can be found here.

The Fulbright-Hays DDRA Fellowship Program provides opportunities to doctoral candidates to engage in full-time dissertation research abroad in modern foreign languages and area studies. The program is designed to contribute to the development and improvement of the study of modern foreign languages and area studies in the United States.

*The CAMPUS DEADLINE for submission of a complete application is 12:00 PM (noon) on Friday, May 24, 2013.* Student applicants must submit an application, including letters of recommendation and language references, by the CAMPUS DEADLINE. Applications must be submitted using the G5 application system,  For any questions or advice needed about the competition, please contact Erin Crawley