Application procedure

Through our application procedure, we would like to get to know you, your interests, your academic career and your motivation for our Summer School. We are looking for motivated students that are interested in the field of oncology including both the clinical and research aspect.
If you have any questions regarding the application procedure or specifically one part, please send an e-mail to If you are certain of applying and have no questions you can send everything mentioned below to

The application deadline for the Summer School Oncology Groningen 2020 is the 15th of March. 

The sooner you apply for our summer school Oncology the greater the chance you will get accepted.  We only have limited places, so unfortunately we cannot accept everyone. The application criteria of the Summer School Oncology 2020 are stated below. The application will only be valid, if you manage to complete all tasks. 

A motivational pitch on video of 1 minute. We would like you to tell us the following:

Something on your personality and interests;

Why you chose to apply for this Summer School;

What you think you will gain from participating in this year’s Summer School.

Feel free to add anything that you think is important for us to know.
If a video is not possible due to whatever circumstances, please send us a motivational letter of no more than 400 words.

Your Curriculum Vitae

A letter of recommendation from a physician or supervisor of yours

 A filled-in form for all personal and practical information. If you choose to fill in the form by hand, please make sure to send a photo of you as mentioned in the form with your application e-mail.


When we have accepted you enrollment:  There will be sent some homework after we have accepted you for the summerschool. The exact content of this assignment will be sent to you by then. This assignment is not important for the appliance procedure, but will be important to be well prepared for the summer school.