Location & dates EMBL Heidelberg, Germany 14 - 20 Apr 2013
Deadlines Application closed

Motivation Letter Submission

The course is limited to 20 participants. For selection purposes you are required to submit your motivation,  your CV and a letter of recommendation from your supervisor.

After you register you will receive the motivation letter link where you will add in the text box your motivation to attend the meeting and can upload the 2 files (.pdf) -your CV and the letter of recommendation from your supervisor. Please add these 2 files with your motivation text and not separately.


  1. Include your relevant skills, experience and qualifications which show that you would be suitable for the course.

  2. Explain why you would like to attend, including what you can contribute and how you think you will benefit from the course.

Please note:

  • Our system only supports Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox

  • The 2,000-character limit refers to manually typed text (including spaces).

  • Copy-paste text may include hidden formatting that exceeds the character limit. We recommend either:

    1. saving as 'text only' in your editor or e-mail programme, or

    2. copy-pasting it into Notepad and then onto the website.

    Some web browsers do not accept abstracts close to the 2,000-character count.

  • If you have special symbols in your text, ensure you are using Unicode characters, otherwise these will not be recognised.

  • To upload the files click on the button "Browse" -upload your files and make sure you save your application.