Los Alamos National LaboratoryEngineering Institute
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Science of Signatures Advanced Studies Institute

The next school will take place April 15 - May 3, 2019.


  • Institute Director
  • Charles Farrar
  • (505) 665-0860
  • Email
  • Executive Administrator
  • Ellie Vigil
  • (505) 667-2818
  • Email
  • Institute Administrator
  • Sarah Balkey
  • (505) 667-8777
  • Email

How to Apply

Application should include the following documents:

  • Application Form (pdf)
  • Resume
  • 1-page cover letter describing your interest in this program as well as your near term (1-3 year) academic and professional goals
  • At least one letter of recommendation
  • OPTIONAL Demographic self-identification forms (pdf) These forms are not available to the selection committee. They are routed directly to HR for evaluating applicant demographics in the aggregate. They are not associated with your name or application.

Important dates

Applications accepted beginning: TBD
Application deadline: TBD
Acceptance notifications sent: TBD

How to Submit your Application

Emailing your documents to SOS-ASI-Apply@lanl.gov submits them directly into our database. All documents must be sent to this address. This address is ONLY for document submission. Students will receive a confirmation of their submission along with an identifying confirmation number, such as SOS-ASI-2017-Vigil, Ellie(21). Any documents not submitted in the initial email can be submitted later to the same address, SOS-ASI-Apply@lanl.gov

You must include the confirmation number in the subject of all subsequent document submissions. This will ensure they are included in your application package.

Inquiries and Other Correspondence

All inquiries should be sent to SOS-ASI-Info@lanl.gov. This address is for all correspondence other than document submission.