How to apply

Please admit your online application here. For more information about the time line please consult our 'Time table' here below.

Submit application

After creating a personal account and submitting your application (motivation letter as plain text and your CV as pdf upload), you will be informed (October 2019) if your application has been accepted, and you will then be invited by email to register for the MLE Retreat.

Application criteria:
  • Letter of motivation to participate in the MLE Retreat (the letter, which should not exceed 500 words, should provide information about one’s practice background and motivation for participation in the MLE Retreat).
  • Professional CV
  • Proof of payment (invoice number) of the participation fee for the Contemplative Science Symposium 2019.

NOTE: Your application does not ensure acceptance, as participation is limited by facility size, program guidelines, committee review of your application information.

Registration fee

The registration fee to attend the MLE is € 550,- for (PhD) Students and € 750,- for Senior Investigators / Professionals. More information about the designated groups under "Who should attend".

The registration fee covers room and board for the program. In addition, each participant will be expected to cover his/her own travel expenses. Registration fee should be paid by accepted applicants at the time of the registration.

Time table
 February 12, 2019 Online APPLICATION period OPENS
 mid October 2019 Online APPLICATION period CLOSES
mid October, 2019 Notification applicants (via email), online REGISTRATION OPENS for accepted applicants
mid October, 2019 Online REGISTRATION CLOSES
October 27 - October 29, 2019 MLE Retreat

For more information and specific questions please email to: