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2019 UNDERGRADUATE THEORETICAL PHYSICS SUMMER PROGRAM

1. Please fill in the form below and click on the "Submit" button at the end of the form. Do NOT submit the application more than once.

2. Shortly after submitting the form you will receive an automated confirmation e-mail containing an "application ID number".

3. Please notify your referees that they will receive an email with your name, application ID number and a request with a link to upload their reference letter to your application. Once your referees have uploaded his/her reference letter you will receive an automatic email notifying you that this has been submitted. If you do not receive a notification email within 2 weeks of your application submission, please contact your referees to inquire about the status of their letter. Please note that all letters of reference must be on letterhead and must be signed by the referee. The procedure is simple and secure. If you are applying also for a research internship, one of the letters should focus on your research.

If a referee prefers to submit your letter of recommendation by e-mail instead, please ask him/her to include your name and application ID number in the subject line of the e-mail. Letters should be emailed to undergradrecruiting@perimeterinstitute.ca.

 

4. You are asked to provide proof of English proficiency if the language of instruction of your home institution is not English or if you are not a native English speaker. It can be TOEFL, FCE or other certificate. If none of them are available, a short interview may be set up.

 

5. The deadline for submission of applications is January 7, 2019. All reference letter submissions should be received by January 14, 2019.

 

All information and documents submitted by you and your referees are stored in a secure, confidential database at Perimeter Institute, which can be accessed only by the selection committee. At Perimeter Institute, we are committed to maintaining the accuracy, confidentiality, and security of your personal information. The information you have provided in this form will be subject to Perimeter Institute's Privacy Policy. We appreciate your cooperation with this application procedure.

 

 

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General Information

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First name 
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Last name 
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Citizenship 
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Email 
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Address 
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Province/State 
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Country 
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Phone Number (xxx-xxx-xxx) 
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University 
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Degree 
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Year of Study 
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Year and month of expected degree completion (mm/yy) 
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Are you currently enrolled as a full time undergraduate student? 
 
 

Supporting Documentation

The following set of documents must be submitted with your application: (1) Proof of English - optional; (2) Curriculum Vitae; (3) Academic Transcripts; (4) Statement of Interest - description of past research and computational experience. Please upload these documents directly by browsing your file directory and attaching them to this application below.

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Are you a citizen of an English speaking country or is your home institution's language of instruction English? 
Proof of English (optional) 
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Curriculum Vitae 
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Academic Transcript 
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Statement of Interest: A description of your research and computational experience to date 
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References

Please provide the name and academic institution for at least two referee below. Your referees will receive an email with your name, application ID number and a request with a link to upload their recommendation letter to your application. Note, that if you are applying also for a research internship, at least one of the letters have to be focused on your research. Please note that all letters of reference must be on institution letterhead and must be signed by the referee. Please have your referees submit the letter of recommendation by the deadline date.

If a referee prefers to submit your letter of reference by e-mail instead, please ask him/her to include your name and "application ID number" in the subject line of the e-mail. Letters should be emailed to undergradrecruiting@perimeterinstitute.ca.

 

 

*Reference #1

 
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*Reference #2

 
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Research Internship

You may also submit this application for the paid summer research internship portion of this program. Accepted students will work on projects alongside Perimeter researchers. This is a rare opportunity to develop your research skills and absorb the rich variety of talks, conferences and events at Perimeter Institute. 

 

Please indicate the dates you are available to work between April 30th and August 30th, 2019 below. It is possible to start working on your project earlier than the summer school starts and continue until the end of August.

 

Select your preferred research areas below. If you have more specific interests, you are encouraged to discuss them in your statement of interest.

NOTE: Successful applicants will be contacted with suggested projects in January.

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Are you interested in a summer research internship at Perimeter Institute? 
Dates available for the summer research internship (dd/mm/yy - dd/mm/yy) 
Research area preference 1 
Research area preference 2 
Research area preference 3 
Preferred research 
 
 

Funding

Do you have any funds (such as travel grants) that you are able to contribute to the funding of your position? If yes, please describe below. *Please note that ability to contribute funds is not part of the criteria used for selection.

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Funding Available 
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Additional Materials

If there are any additional materials that you would like to include with your application they can be attached here or mailed to the address below:

Academic Programs Assistant
31 Caroline Street North
Waterloo, Ontario
N2L 2Y5
Canada

Additional Information 
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How did you hear about us?

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Disclaimer

I acknowledge that I have read, and agree with Perimeter Institute's APPLICANT DISCLAIMER pertaining to my application submission. (Please select yes once you have read, understood and agree with the disclaimer.)

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