2018 African School of Fundamental Physics and Applications – Namibia (Bursary/Scholarship Available for Attendance)

The 5th edition of the biennial African School of Fundamental Physics and Applications, ASP2018, will take place on June 24 – July 14, 2018 in Namibia.

Application Deadline: January 31st, 2018.

The 5th edition of the biennial African School of Fundamental Physics and Applications, ASP2018, will take place on June 24 – July 14, 2018 in Namibia.

The ASP activities consist of the following components:

  1. A 3-week scientific program for 60–80 students from all over Africa with a minimum if 3 years university education in mathematics, physics, computing and/or engineering;
  2. A one-week workshop is organized to train 70–80 high school teachers for improved physics teaching;
  3. A one-week program that consists of outreach to motivate 200–250 learners to develop and maintain interest in physics;
  4. A 5-day professional, international scientific conference organized in parallel to the students and teachers activities. It  includes invited and contributed talks in many different tracks;
  5.  A forum that consists of talks, discussions and debate about the role and the future of ASP in capacity development in Africa;
  6. Continuously,  an active mentoring and coaching program to help ASP students.

Benefits:

  • Bursaries & full support for selected students

Application Procedure:

Application materials needed:

  • CV
  • Statement of interest
  • All university transcripts
  • One letter of recommendation from university advisor

Contact: ASP-IOC@CERN.CH

For More Information:

Visit the Official Webpage of the 2018 African School of Fundamental Physics and Applications

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