Deadline:

15 December 2019 at 12 noon (Central European Time).

Location:

Switzerland.

(Fully Funded)

Description

ETH Student Summer Research Fellowship

The Student Summer Research Fellowship (ETH SSRF) program offers undergraduate and graduate students the opportunity to gain their first research experience in an area of their choice. The fellowship provided by the Computer Science Department of ETH takes place during two summer months and is open to all students worldwide.

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The department is committed to increasing diversity in the computer science area.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Theory and Algorithms.
  • Networked Systems and Parallel Computing.
  • Pervasive Computing and Cyberphysical Systems.
  • Information and System Security.
  • Data Management and Machine Learning.
  • Programming Languages and Software Engineering.
  • Visual Computing.

Required Languages

English.

Eligible Countries

ALL WORLD COUNTRIES.

Program Period

The program will take place from 1 July to 31 August 2020.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

You are eligible for the Student Summer Research Fellowship program if you satisfy the following:

  • You are enrolled in a study program (Bachelor or Master) in computer science or a closely related field (e.g., electrical engineering, mathematics, physics).
  • Your expected graduation date in your current study program (Bachelor or Master) is January 2021 or later.
  • You have 2 years of study completed by summer 2020 (Master students naturally satisfy this condition).
  • The duration of the fellowship is fixed to the full two months of July and August. You can be present during the entire time.

Opportunity Cost

(Fully Funded)

  • The amount provided covers housing-​ and living costs. Travel and visa expenses will be covered as well. Students can claim the travel costs against receipts at the beginning of the program.

How to Apply

First Step:

Second Step: You will be asked to fill in personal data and upload several documents:

  • Your CV. Please use the Europass format.
  • Official academic transcript from your home university. Use the grading system that your university provides – the grading system on the GPA scale that you have been graded on.
  • Letter of motivation/personal statement (max 1 page).
  1. Describe in your own words why you have chosen your proposed scientific area of research.
  2. Explain what you hope to accomplish by coming to ETH and how it will support your academic or professional goals and prepare you for a career in research.
  3. A good personal statement can be written in half a page and you should aim not to write more than a full A4 page.
  4. Lay it out carefully to make it easy to read.

Third Step: you need to register with SiROP

To register search for your home university in the list provided or create an account using an email address. After your registration SiROP offers you to affiliate with your own institution. To create such an affiliation is NOT a required step if you want to apply.

Fourth Step: After completing your SiROP registration follow this link here.

Fifth Step: Click the «Apply now» button at the top of the linked SiROP opportunity.

Note: Only complete applications with all the required documents can be considered for admission.

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