Apply for the WSC Workshop


Application Procedures

The Summer Training Institute will be offered August 11-22, 2014. If you are interested in attending the WCS Workshop, please e-mail the following materials to Cynthia Kendall at c-kendall@northwestern.edu and complete the online application form at the link below by Sunday, June 15:

1. A copy of your current curriculum vitae

Your curriculum vitae should include information on:

  • Your current title/position at your institution or organization 
  • Your academic/professional degree(s)
  • Your citizenship status (citizen or permanent resident) 
  • A list of currently funded research grants and the sources of funding, if any

2. A 2-page personal statement describing:

  • Your current and planned intervention research projects 
  • Your previous statistical training and familiarity with statistical packages such as R, STATA, SPSS, SAS, or HLM 
  • How this workshop is likely to influence your future research

Requirement: The personal statement is limited to 2 single-spaced pages in 12-point font and must be attached as a MS Word document or as a PDF file.

3. Complete the online application form

Applications will be reviewed and applicants will be notified on or before Sunday, June 22, via e-mail. Selected applicants will receive the workshop course schedule and information about travel and lodging.