The application process for the DAAD-Leipzig Cultures of Security Summer School is straightforward. You need to submit three items: (1) The Summer School Application Form, (2) a Statement-of-Purpose of approximately 250 words where you outline how the Summer School will further your education and professional goals, and (3) an inoffical transcript that lists the courses that you have taken and grades received (for PhD students who might not have courses in their program, please send a list of your MA courses and grades).

Please send your application to the email address:

The deadline is July 14, 2016. Successful applicants will be informed by July 11, 2016 of the status of their application.

Participants can earn up to 5 ECTS for the Summer School.
Particularly strong candidates will be offered a Summer School Scholarship to offset travel and living costs for the Summer School.


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