For full details about the program see the announcement of memberships.

The deadline to apply for the 2018-2019 academic year has passed and we are no longer accepting applications.  An updated copy of the application for the 2019-2020 academic year will be posted on the web at: in June, 2018. In the meantime, to find out more about the process you can view the instructions instructions on the web. 

If you applied for the 2018-2019 academic year you will be notified of the decision on your application by the beginning of February, 2018.

Note:  Portions of the membership application, including the research proposal, the CV, and the sample publications, must be uploaded in the course of the application process in the form of PDF files of no more than 5 MB.  The latest version of Adobe Acrobat® software for improved use of PDF files (which may facilitate the process of uploading application materials) can be acquired here.