The 2008 Data Science Summer Institute (DSSI) will soon be accepting applications! The DSSI is a component of the MIAS program at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of Computer Science. Acceptance into the DSSI may include a monthly stipend of $1,200 for undergraduate students and $1,800 for graduate students. In addition, free room-and-board will be provided to selected students. DSSI students will be heavily immersed in a Foundations component, a Tutorials component, and a Research project. The DSSI is tentatively scheduled for an eight-week period between May and early July, 2008. The application process is planned to commence in December, 2007. Please watch this location for further details!