Application 2018

The summer school is designated for academics as well as for activist-researchers from multiple disciplines and diverse geographical backgrounds. We welcome applications from Masters students, doctoral and post-doctoral researchers and community defenders and local activists from across the world. Deadline for applications is March 1, 2018. Please send a single pdf document with your CV and a motivation letter of maximum one page explaining (a) your personal or professional engagement in degrowth and/or environmental justice and (b) your future plans after attending the summer school to degrowthsummerschool [at] The pdf document should be titled as your Surname_Name.

The selection of participants will be announced by the March 15, 2018.

For quests regarding the logistics please contact degrowthsummerschool [@], and for questions about contents, please email to Beatriz Rodríguez Labajos (beatriz.rodriguez {at} or Brototi Roy (brototi.econ {at}

We aim at having 35-40 participants from a diversity of geographical regions and academic disciplines. Once selected you are expected to present your research and/or project through a poster tour at the beginning of the course, and to present an assignment within a small group at the end of the school. More information on presentations, reading material and assignments will come after your acceptance.


Registration fees

The participation fee consists of:

  • 200€ standard fee,
  • 300€ solidarity fee – for participants coming with the economic support of an institution or having a regular income,
  • 2 or 3 fee-wavers will be provided for participants who cannot afford the fee.

Accommodation and food are not included. You will find the tentative prices here.

If you cannot afford the fee of the summer school, fully or partially, please contact degrowthsummerschool [at] to find a solution. We try our best to grant equal possibilities of participation to everybody.