Application & Deadlines

Important dates – deadlines extended!
* Application deadline: July 6  July 16
* Acceptance notification: July 15 July 26
* Confirmation of participation deadline: July 30 August 6

NB! We are open to consider applications of interested candidates beyond the deadline. Please, do not hesitate to contact us

The school welcomes up to 45 attendees with an interest in sustainable management of natural resources and transition to circular economy. The school primarily targets PhD students across all research disciplines, but applications from professionals, master of science students and post-doctoral researchers are welcome as well. The school especially welcomes applicants who bring greater diversity and inclusion to the class.

All applicants have to fill out the application form, including CV with academic records (transcripts of taken courses, list of publications if any) and motivation letter by July 6  July 16
If you have attended EIT Raw Materials labelled courses, you need to attach a certificate.

The applicants will be informed about acceptance by July 15 July 26.
Should any candidates in the main list decline the offer, candidates on the waiting list will be notified by email so that they can register.

Confirmation of participation
The accepted applicants will be invited to confirm their participation by filling out the registration form and by paying the participation fee by July 30 August 6.

  • The participation fee for online participation: 100 Euro (22% VAT included)
    Registration fee includes all lectures and school materials
  • The fee for issuing the certificate of participation: 50 Euro (22% VAT included)

Participation fee exemption
Free attendance is granted up to 6 participants affiliated with the universities supporting the Lake Como Schools (Politecnico di Milano, Università degli Studi dell’Insubria, Università degli Studi di Milano, Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca, Università degli Studi di Pavia).
Free attendance is granted up to 4 participants who are Alumni of an EIT Raw Materials labeled courses.
If you have been granted a free attendance, you will be informed about this with the acceptance notification.

The registration fee must be paid only AFTER the final acceptance of the application.