SPS Summer School 2021 - Plant cell walls - Application

Welcome to the application form for the
SPS Summer School 2021 "Plant cell walls in development, plant-microbe interactions and for the bioeconomy"
(Versailles - July 4-10, 2021).

You can apply until March 10, 2021 at midnight.

Your application must be imperatively written in English.
Only complete applications will be taken into account.

Personal information

First name:
Email address:
PhD candidate


Choice of practical session

Please rank the following topics of practical sessions from the one you are the most interested in (top) to the one you are the less interested in (bottom):
1. Biomass & degradability
2. Cell wall synthesis and control of cell expansion
3. Composition, architecture and specialized functions of cell wall polysaccharides in seeds
4. Plant-fungi interactions
 Double-click or drag-and-drop items in the left list to move them to the right - your highest ranking item should be on the top right, moving through to your lowest ranking item. Please check you ranking before validating your application.

Application documents

Please send your application file to SPS-Summer-School@inrae.fr with [Application SPS Summer School 2021 - CELL WALLS] in the object.

We will not consider any application that does not include the application file or for which the application file arrived after the deadline.



REMINDER: for your application, you have to send a single PDF file containing four documents:
1) A motivation letter explaining your research interests and the expected benefits from attending the school
2) A curriculum vitae
3) An abstract detailing your research project (250 words, with title, author(s), institution(s)). This abstract must correspond to the poster and the flash-talk presentation of your research that you will have to prepare for the Summer School.
ATTENTION: Your abstract will be included in the Summer School booklet, which will be distributed to all participants and made public on the Summer School web page.
4) A letter of support from your supervisor or another senior coworker indicating that your host lab will finance your transportation and any additional fees you could have during your stay.

Pictures and films

By applying to the SPS Summer School 2021 "Plant cell walls in development, plant-microbe interactions and for the bioeconomy", I agree to be filmed and photographed during the Summer School and I authorize Saclay Plant Sciences to reproduce or distribute films or photographs representing me, as long as they do not harm my private life, in the frame of SPS. This authorization is valid for the whole duration of use of the images and films.

I agree