How to Apply to the KI Summer School in Medical Research (KISS)

On this page you will find instructions on how to submit your application to the KI Summer School in Medical Research (KISS) through the electronic application portal PRISMA.

Follow the instructions to submit your application via the application portal PRISMA. Submit your application no later than 14:00 on the day of the application deadline.

Your application, including attachments, need to be submitted via PRISMA. Submit attachemnts as PDF-files.

Only complete applications will be considered.

How to apply

  1. Create an account in PRISMA.
  2. Look for KI Summer School in the portal and open an application
  3. Fill in the application in the portal

Please note that due to restrictions in the application portal, some pages/fields are either locked and/or mandatory for the application to be submitted and accepted in the system. You must fill in all fields that are marked with an Asterix (*).

When you open an application, you will be asked to provide a Project title in Swedish and English. For both fields, write KISS and the year, for instance KISS 2022.

Sections/fields to be completed

Basic information

Under Number of project years, choose 1.

Personal information

Fill in as required.

For email address, use your student KI email address.


Fill in as required.


Leave empty unless you have already identified a supervisor. The supervisor should not attach their CV in Prisma.


The motivation statement is very important for the overall evaluation of the application.

Enclose the Application Form

This is where you attach your LADOK extract (PDF). If needed, enclose an explanation for missing credits.

Additional documentation of previous research activity, if any, may be added as a separate attachment.

Please note there is a size limit of 4 MB per document/file.


Do not attach.

Administrating Organization

Choose Department of Microbiology, Tumor and Cell Biology (MTC)


Do not invite participating researchers. Information about the supervisor is given under Education.


Do not attach the CV generated through PRISMA

If you wish to submit a CV, a publication list and/or any other documentation of previous research activity, please compile this information into a single PDF-file and attach under the section Enclose to the Application Form.


You can change, upload new and/or update your files on the application portal before you make your final submission. Please note that after 14:00 on the day of the application deadline, it will not be possible to change or update the application. 
Once you have uploaded all your files, your application is complete. Make sure to confirm the final submission of the application, otherwise the application will not be submitted through the system and therefore not handled. 
It is your responsibility to make sure that all documents are submitted on time,  through the application portal.

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Sara Lidman