The Brazilian Synchrotron Light Laboratory (LNLS) participates in the Student Programs maintained by the Brazilian Center for Research in Energy and Materials (CNPEM). These programs are aimed at students with good academic performance, with the objective of training human resources for Science, Technology and Innovation. The procedures for registration of candidates are available on the website of each program.
The Summer School program is aimed at university students from Latin America and the Caribbean, who have already completed at least four semesters in their studies. The call for registration of candidates begins in July. The program is conducted during January and February, and during this period, the selected students develop a research project. On average, there are 15 openings per call.