NASA Heliophysics Summer School


2023 Heliophysics Summer School

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The Summer School at a glance

Run by NASA's Living With a Star program and UCAR/CPAESS since 2007, this annual eight-day Summer School focuses on the physics of space weather events that start at the Sun and influence atmospheres, ionospheres and magnetospheres throughout the solar system.

Admission is competitive; up to 50 students each year

Location: Virtual format from July 17 - 21, 2023; In Person in Boulder from August 7 - 11, 2023

Open to: Graduate students, first- and second-year postdoctoral fellows

Application deadline: March 3, 2023

Information on how to apply


Why attend the Summer School?

Group of students at the Summer School 10th Anniversary celebration.

  • Deepen your understanding of how Sun-Earth processes are connected
  • Learn from accomplished faculty using a defined curriculum
  • Meet other early-career scientists from all over the globe
  • Explore professional development opportunities
  • Leave with the resources you need to broaden the scope and impact of your research