Amgen Scholars Program: From Molecules to Behavior

In this program students are involved in hands-on research guided by leading scientists and their teams, using state-of-the-art equipment and addressing the latest scientific topics. Possible research topics fall within the fields of biochemistry; structural, molecular, cell and developmental biology; cellular and organismic neurobiology; computational neuroscience; and physiological sciences. The opening retreat, social activities, and the international background of participants will make this program a memorable experience.

Academic Host
Munich Center for Neurosciences - Brain and Mind (MCN) at LMU Munich
Target Group
Selected undergraduate students from relevant fields; only students attending European universities (according to the European Higher Education Area (EHEA)); please see website for further details
Aim of the Course
The Amgen Scholars Program aims to create balanced top-level educational opportunities across Europe by supporting the mobility and networking of academics at a very early stage, thus enhancing the interest of the participants in a scientific career.
Language of Instruction (LEVEL)
Form of Instruction
Dates (in-class)
2 July - 10 September 2021
Max. No. of Participants
Certificate by the Coordination Office at LMU
Further Information, Application Deadline, Costs
and Registration
Financial Support
The program is financed by the Amgen Foundation.