Undergrads, graduate students, and professionals can now apply to spend the summer of 2019 at SFI. Our iconic summer programs train the next generation of complexity scholars through project-based learning and instruction by leading scientists.

For a full description of our Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU), Complex Systems Summer School (CSS), and Graduate Workshop in Computational Social Science (GWCSS), follow the links below:

Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU)

This 10-week program pairs undergraduates with SFI faculty mentors to develop individual research projects. Housing, meals, and a modest stipend are provided. Apply by January 7, 2019.

Complex Systems Summer School (CSSS)

Our flagship summer school for graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, and professionals, CSSS offers an intensive, four-week introduction to complex behavior across mathematical, physical, biological, and social systems. Apply by January 31, 2019.

Graduate Workshop in Computational Social Science (GWCSS)

For advanced graduate students in the social sciences, this two-week workshop helps participants analyze and improve their own research agendas with a computational modeling component. Apply by February 12, 2019.

Global Sustainability Summer School (GSSS)

Postdoctoral fellows, graduate students, early-career scientists, policymakers, and business professionals study urban sustainability during this two-week intensive. The background and hands-on experience will prepare students for further interdisciplinary research. Apply by March 1, 2019.

About SFI

Founded in 1984, the Santa Fe Institute is the first research organization dedicated to the science of complexity. Today it remains the preeminent one, attracting top researchers from around the world. Our networked research community spans more than 80 institutions and 20 nations and works actively to break down walls between traditional disciplines.