Summer School on Vaccinology
The Centre for the Evaluation of Vaccination (CEV) of the University of Antwerp and EMSA Antwerp (European Medical Students Association of Antwerp) organize an unforgettable Summer school to boost your knowledge and skills on vaccinations, immunology and vaccine safety issues on 3-10 July 2017.
Who can attend the summer school?
The course aims to offer an additional course to the current curricula of (para) medical students regarding all aspects of vaccinology. Priority for participation is offered to students of the WHO-European region.
Scholarships are available for undergraduate students from the WHO-European region. The fee includes breakfast, lunch and dinner on course days, accommodation during 9 nights and days, local transport, course materials and part of the social & cultural programme. ESPID members benefit a reduction of the participation fee.
Participants will be admitted according to the date of registration and ensuring a balance in terms of regions and gender. Acceptance and payment methods will be notified by the summer school secretariat and registration will be confirmed after we received your payment of the program fee. In case you need an invitation letter for your visa, please inform us.
Registration fee 2017
|Date||3-10 July 2017|
|Fee||Undergraduate students and ESPID members||€500|
|Requirements||Basic knowledge of immunology|
|Number of participants||Maximum 50|
|Certificate||Participation in the complete course; 3 ECTS points at passing the final examination|
|Application deadline||May 1st, 2017|
Cancellation by the participant
If the participant cancels more than 4 weeks before the start of the summer school, 50 % of the registration fee can be reimbursed to the participant. If the participant cancels within 4 weeks before the start of the summer school, nothing will be refunded. All refunds are made in Euros. The organization cannot refund any shortfalls due to exchange rate fluctuations or bank charges.
For bursary students, we charge a deposit of 150€ that will be reimbursed upon arrival. If participant cancels more than 4 weeks before the start of the summer school, 50% of the deposit will be reimbursed. If cancellation occurs within 4 weeks of the start of the summer school, nothing will be refunded.
Scholarships for incoming students
Scholarships are available for bachelor and master students from WHO-Euro countries. To apply for a scholarship, you have to complete the specific bursary request in the registration form. Scholarships are awarded to a limited number of students according to gender, age and nationality.
Scholarships for students UAntwerp
Two types of scholarships are available for students who are currently enrolled as regular students of the University of Antwerp.
- Financial allowance of € 150/student for attending a summer school organised at Antwerp Summer University. Students should prefinance the full tuition fee and can claim a reimbursement of the allowance after submitting a certificate of attendance to the Antwerp Summer University Office.
- Scholarship for a short international experience for students who qualify for financial aid by the Department of Social, Cultural and Studentaffairs (SCS).
For more information please click "Further Official Information" below.