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Dear Colleague,

I am writing to ask for your assistance in drawing the attention of exceptional, highly motivated students to Perimeter Scholars International (PSI), the innovative Master’s course taught at Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics in Waterloo, Canada. We are now in the process of recruiting our third class of students, who will commence their studies in August 2011. We hope you will share this information by:
  • Forwarding this email to interested students and groups
  • Printing and hanging the downloadable poster
  • Adding the following short description to your newsletter, website and blogs

Canada’s Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics (PI), in partnership with the University of Waterloo, welcomes applications to the Master's level course, Perimeter Scholars International (PSI). Exceptional students with an undergraduate honours degree in Physics, Math, Engineering or Computer Science are encouraged to apply. Students must have a minimum of 3 upper level undergraduate or graduate courses in physics. PSI recruits a diverse group of students and especially encourages applications from qualified women candidates. The due date for applications to PSI is February 1st, 2011. Complete details are available at

Additional information appears below in this email. Thank you in advance for sharing this news with students who may benefit from this opportunity.

With best regards,

John Berlinsky
PSI Director
Perimeter Institute

Additional Information:

Perimeter Scholars International (PSI) is a 10-month intensive Master’s level course at Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics, a leading international research centre in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. PSI is designed to prepare outstanding students from around the world for cutting edge research. Graduates receive a Master’s Degree in Physics from the University of Waterloo and a Perimeter Scholars International Certificate from Perimeter Institute.

The 2010-2011 Faculty include:

Nima Arkani-Hamed - Institute for Advanced Study
Carl Bender - Washington University
John Berlinsky – Perimeter Institute
Latham Boyle – Perimeter Institute
Freddy Cachazo - Perimeter Institute
Matt Choptuik - University of British Columbia
David Cory – Perimeter Institute and Institute for Quantum Computing
Kari Dalnoki-Veress - McMaster University
François David - Institut de Physique Théorique, CEA-Saclay
Jaume Gomis - Perimeter Institute
Daniel Gottesman - Perimeter Institute
Ruth Gregory - Durham University
Leo Kadanoff - University of Chicago
Luis Lehner - Perimeter Institute and University of Guelph
Renate Loll - Universiteit Utrecht
Tamar Pereg-Barnea - Caltech
Malcolm Perry - Cambridge University
Michael Peskin - SLAC
Frans Pretorius - Princeton University
Veronica Sanz, York University
Ben Schumacher – Kenyon College
Philip Schuster – Perimeter Institute
Sarah Shandera – Perimeter Institute
Erik Sorensen - McMaster University
Robert Spekkens - Perimeter Institute
Andrew Tolley – Case Western Reserve University
Natalia Toro – Perimeter Institute
Neil Turok – Perimeter Institute
Pedro Vieira – Perimeter Institute
Konstantin Zarembo – NORDITA

Full scholarships are available. The application deadline is February 1st, 2011. Complete details are online at

Contact Information:

PSI Program inquiries can be directed to John Berlinsky, PSI Director, at