About the PRACE Summer of HPC Programme
Summer of HPC is a PRACE programme that offers summer placements at HPC centres across Europe to late stage undergraduates and/or master students. Up to twenty top applicants from across Europe are selected to participate each year, and applications for the program usually open in January of each year.
Participants will spend two months working on projects related to PRACE technical or industrial work.
PRACE SoHPC 2019 participants and trainers during the training week in Bolonga, Italy
The programme will run from 30 June to 31 August 2020. It will begin with a kick-off training week at VSC Research Center, Vienna, Austria – to be attended by all participants. Flights, accommodation and a stipend are provided to all successful applicants; all participants need to bring an interest in computing and some enthusiasm! Prizes are awarded for the best participants.
SoHPC Award Ceremony 2019, PRACE office: S.Bogaerts, P.Lluch, B.Huth, L.Kos
Participating in the PRACE Summer of HPC Programme
Applications are welcome from all disciplines. Previous experience in HPC is not required, as training will be provided. Some coding knowledge is a prerequisite but the most important attribute is a desire to learn, and to share, more about HPC. A strong visual flair and an interest in blogging, video blogging or social media are desirable.
Project descriptions with more detailed prerequisites and more information on applying are available on the PRACE Summer of HPC website www.summerofhpc.prace-ri.eu.
Applications open on 11 January 2020, with the current application deadline 26 February 2020.
Applications can be submitted on the Summer of HPC website:
Summer of HPC Flyer
Find the flyer of this year’s Summer of HPC programme here.