GTPB Application process:

You will need to send us 3 documents in MS Word or PDF formats.

1) Fill an Application form using the template available in either MS Word or RTF formats, and save it using your name as part of the file name: Surname_Name_AF_PPB.pdf (PDF format preferred)

2) Prepare a short CV and save it as Surname_Name_CV_PPB.pdf (PDF format preferred)

3) Prepare a short, one paragraph, simple Motivation statement such as: "I, (Name surname) wish to attend the PPB18 training course because..." and save it as Surname_Name_MS_PPB.pdf (PDF format preferred)

4) Send an e-mail to bicourses "at" igc.gulbenkian.pt - replace "at" by @ - with the 3 documents in attachment.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Application e-mails that do not carry the three required documents as attachments will not be considered.

A note on accommodation in the vicinity of IGC

Please note that we can provide real help in lowering subsistence costs, by trying to book suitable but cheap accomodation in the vicinity of the IGC, on request. Several hotels and an academic residence have agreements with us. Minimum subsistence costs (food and lodging) can be as low as Eur 30.00 per day by using the local residence and purchasing take-away food. Warning: July is high season for lodging in Portugal.

PPB18 Course duration: 5 days      PPB18 Course Fee: Euro 450.00

The fee includes complete documentation in electronic form, coffee-breaks, etc. A simple lunch in our cafeteria is also included except for IGC members.

Payment method:
Bank transfer or debit card are the preferred methods.
A Paypal refernce is available on request.
Adequate instructions are provided to successful applicants.

Course Homepage

Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência,

Apartado 14, 2781-901 Oeiras, Portugal

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Last updated:   June 16th 2018