Your Registration

Transatlantic Summer School - Frontiers in Plant Sciences
Tagungszentrum Maria in der Aue
27. – 31. May 2019

Please complete all sections of this form in English. After you have successfully submitted your online application form you will receive an email confirmation including further information on how to submit your required documents as listed below. Therefore, please have all documents prepared before submitting the online application form. The additional documents have to be submitted latest one week after your registration. Otherwise your registration will become invalid.

Required documents for an application:

  1. Abstract of your research project (2.000 characters max.)
  2. Motivation statement, explaining why you would like to join the Summer School (2.000 characters max.)
  3. CV including publications (3.000 characters max.)

Applications to the Transatlantic Summer School are assessed based on the abstract of your research project, your motivation statement and your CV.  A number of projects will be selected for a short talk during the Summer School. All other successful applicants are required to present a poster.

The course fee is EUR 145 and includes full board and all activities. Travel costs are not included.

The working language at the Summer School is English.

Registration Summer School 2019

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We will send you a confirmation receipt after the submission of your application to the email you have provided. If you don’t receive a confirmation receipt please check your email address and resubmit your application.

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You agree with the CEPLAS privacy policy and that your personal data will be used and stored for application and admission purposes. Your personal data will be deleted once it is no longer needed for the application process and for a maximum of 18 months.

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By registering, you agree that during your attendance to the “Transatlantic Summer School” pictures may be taken of yourself by an official of the Summer School. You agree to use of such pictures for advertising purposes (CEPLAS website, social media and printed works) by the organising committee. If you do not wish to have one’s photograph taken, you are required to formally advise the organising committee in advance.


The organisers do not provide insurance and do not accept liability for personal accidents, illness, for loss of or damage to private property, nor losses of whatever nature incurred by participants because of the participation to “Transatlantic Summer School”. Participants, therefore, are strongly recommended to arrange their own appropriate insurance coverage and to check the validity of their own travel insurance.

Heinrich Heine University
University of Cologne
Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research
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