Student Support

Deadline extended for student/postdoc application for support: Friday, April 19, 2019

Deadline extended for letters of recommendation: Friday, April 30, 2019

Undergraduates with a physics background and interest in HEDS, as well as graduates pursuing a degree in a HEDS field, are strongly encouraged to apply for support. Postdocs in a HEDS field should also apply. Support includes:

  • reimbursement of travel expenses within the U.S. to/from UC San Diego, capped and subject to the guidelines of the DOE's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, which will be organizing reimbursements for travel
  • breakfast, lunch, and dinner in the college Café Ventanas for the 2 week duration of the school
  • housing in the UC San Diego campus village apartments, just blocks from the Pacific Ocean

Supported participants are expected to attend all sessions during the week days.

Applicants should be prepared to submit a title for a poster presentation during the school and contact information for 2 references at the time of application. References will receive an email with instructions to submit a letter of recommendation. Applicants must send a CV or resume to and should confirm letters of recommendation are sent by April 30, 2019. Applicants selected for support will be notified by May 31, 2019.