Is science your future? 

Youth and Science aims to create better-prepared scientists with unique research opportunities!

Registration open for the Youth and Science 2021 programme from January 18th to February 28th, 2021.

If you applied for the Youth and Science programme in 2020, you will also have the opportunity to continue with the selection process and participate in the 2021 edition. You will receive all the information by email.

Exceptionally, the 2021 edition of the Youth and Science will host the participation of 30 students who apply for the programme in 2020 and 30 students selected to enroll in 2021. 

Three years in length

First year: Scientific stays at MónNatura Pirineus

The fifty students chosen have the opportunity to have a unique experience and participate in a science research project at MónNatura Pirineus. 

Second year: Research centre stays

In the summer between 1st and 2nd year of baccalaureate, the students chosen can continue to engage in scientific research experiences at a local research centre.

Third year: International research stays

The students will be given the challenge of proposing a research project on which to work, either at a research centre or in an international science programme.

18 January - 28 February 2021
Registration open for phase 1: Scientific stays at MónNatura Pirineus
Second half of November 2020
Decision on the 5 research projects chosen
Choice of projects
18 January - 28 February 2021
Student registration
Online application
1st March - 18 April 2021
First selection phase
A Scientific Committee chosen by the Foundation will assess the profiles and qualifications of all the students.
7, 8 and 9 May 2021
Second selection phase
Interviews with shortlisted students
First half of May 2021
Final notification of selected students
Each student will receive an email with the decision
28 June - 10 July 2021
Scientific stays at MónNatura Pirineus
The group of students will travel to Planes de Son to participate in phase 1 of the programme
September 2021 - January 2022
Development of the article
All the students must write a scholarly article
13 January 2022
Deadline to submit the scholarly article