WHAT DOES PARTICIPATion IN the Summer Research school cost?
Rays is completely free for students from the moment they set foot in Strängnäs until they leave on the last day. Accommodation, food and trips included in the program are payed for by Rays.
How does it work practically with accommodation and such?
All students live and eat together at Europaskolan in Strängnäs. Most of the activities will also be based here. This is complete free of charge to the students.
I'm not in second grade of high school, can I still apply and get accepted?
Rays is aimed specifically for students who've passed second year and are about to start their third year of upper secondary school. There have been exemptions, but they are fairly uncommon.
WHEN will I know if I have been accepted to RAYS?
You will be notified if you have been accepted or not, a week after the application closes.
When will Rays 2018 be held?
Rays 2018 is held from the 17th of June to the 14th of July.
Can I write my application in English?
I CAN't PARTICIPATE IN the entire program because I'm going on vacation. Can I still apply for and be accepted?
We prioritize applications from students who can participate throughout the entire program.
RESEARCH Papers ON YOUR WEBSITE IS WAY above MY CURRENT LEVEL. CAN I STILL apply AND be accepted?
In addition to having a genuine interest for research in the STEM-field you need no special knowledge to apply for Rays. Research reports are the result of four weeks of work, where you will learn all the steps in the process to finalize your report.