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Published: 22 Jan, 2021

Call for applications to “Summer Program in Aging” 2021.

In this call for applications, you can apply for participation in the 2021 “Summer Program in Aging” (SPA 2021) on longitudinal studies on ageing. This call is a collaboration between the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) – Institute of Aging, and Forte. Forte provides funding for the registration fee. 

The 2021 Summer Program in Aging will be held virtually from 2 May to 14 May 2021.


Who can apply?

Applicants should be PhD students or postdocs, and should be conducting research with relevance to the topic of SPA 2021: longitudinal studies on ageing. Not yet registered PhD students may be considered for participation, if the summer program’s focus is of high relevance to the planned PhD project. In addition, the research should be within Forte’s areas of responsibility: health, working life and welfare. Applications from applicants who already has participated in a previous SPA Training Program are not eligible.


The deadline for applications is 4 February 2021 at 14:00 CET. 

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