Who can apply?

The program is designed for young researchers (PhD students, early-career post-doc/junior faculty) with background in social science or relevant fields.

How to Apply?

Please click here to fill out the online application form and submit application materials:

  • Full CV
  • Letter of motivation indicating why interested in participating the program
  • Abstract of the research project (optional)


Each applicant can apply for up to 2 advanced courses.

The application deadline is May 31st. After successful submission of the application materials, you will receive an email confirmation of receipt. The decision will be made by the selection committee, and will communicate to applicants on June 4.

What is the Selection Procedure?

Up to 25 applicants will be selected for each of the courses. Selection will be based primarily on applicants’ academic achievements, research interests and motivation. We will also seek balance in research focus, and consider other factors that contribute to a diverse intellectual atmosphere. 

What are the costs?

The tuition fee for the advanced courses will be waived for selected candidates.

Any inquiries?

Further queries about the program should be directed to

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