Welcome to the International Summer Science School Heidelberg!



"Every great advance in science has issued from a new audacity of imagination"

John Dewey (1859-1952) -  American Philosopher


The ISH is a project for young people from Heidelberg's sister cities and partner organizations who are interested in natural sciences and would like to get a practical insight into the laboratories of renowned research institutes. The participants should be at least 16 years of age.

On this website you will find background information about the ISH, Heidelberg and its research institutes and you can get in contact with the organizers and former participants.

The XXIIIth International Summer Science School will take place from 22rd July to 18th August 2018. 




Photo Gallery

Get the picture of the ISH!

Have a look at photos of Heidelberg and the former participants.

If you have already participated in the ISH,
you can also upload your own pictures to
the gallery.