Apply today! Applications to the 2024 program are now open until 12 January 2024 (midnight CEST). Two letters of reference are required (to be received by latest 24 hrs past application deadline).
If you are a PhD student, take your research to the next level and apply to the YSSP to:
- Access a global research network of over 3,500 scholars
- Benefit from working alongside pioneering researchers from around 50 countries
- Conduct your own mentored research related to your PhD and the interdisciplinary IIASA research agenda, culminating in a publishable paper
- Enjoy the vibrant social network that comes with being part of the YSSP
From 1 June to 31 August, IIASA annually hosts up to 50 doctoral students from around the world in its Young Scientists Summer Program (YSSP).
Each participant conducts a summer research project related to the IIASA research agenda under the guidance of one or two senior IIASA scientists. A limited number of fellowships is available.