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This is the Class of 2019.

The 2019 session ended with Graduation on 16 August.

Due to changes in the Summer Academy’s management, the next session (in 2022) will differ slightly from those of past years. Still, for a general idea of what to expect during the Course, seen through the eyes of some of our participants, has been recorded in the 2019 Diary.

A general overview of the Summer Academy can be found in our flyer “Summer Academy in a Nutshell“.

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PLEASE NOTE that the working language of the Summer Academy is English.

2022 session: Online applications open!

After two years of canceled in-person Summer Academies, the Foundation is undeterred and has been planning an in-person session for the year 2022 to continue the beautiful years-long tradition. While details still need to be finalised, we now welcome applications through our online application form! The online form will be accessible until 15 May 2022. All relevant information can be found on the application page and in the FAQs. For questions beyond that, please do not hesitate to contact