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Amgen Scholars Program: From Molecules to Behavior

In this program students are involved in hands-on research guided by leading scientists and their teams, using state-of-the-art equipment and addressing the latest scientific topics. Possible research topics fall within the fields of biochemistry; structural, molecular, cell and developmental biology; cellular and organismic neurobiology; computational neuroscience; and physiological sciences. The opening retreat, social activities, and the international background of participants will make this program a memorable experience.

Academic Host Munich Center for Neurosciences - Brain and Mind (MCN) at LMU Munich and its broad network
Target Group Selected undergraduate students from relevant fields; only students attending European universities (according to the European Higher Education Area (EHEA)); please see website for further details
Aim of the Course The Amgen Scholars Program aims to create balanced top-level educational opportunities across Europe by supporting the mobility and networking of academics at a very early stage, thus enhancing the interest of the participants in a scientific career.
Language of Instruction (LEVEL) English
Dates 03 July – 09 September 2020
Application Deadline 03 February 2020
Max. No. of Participants 16
Credits Certificate and Transcript by the Coordination Office at LMU
Costs None
Financial Support The program is completely financed by the Amgen Foundation, including housing, stipends and travel costs

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