Is science your future? 

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

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.
 

Schedule
Schedule
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
From 12 May 2021
Final notification of selected students
Each student will receive an email with the decision
12 - 20 May 2021
Payment
Confirmation of the student's place by the payment
12 - 27 May 2021
Documentation submission
Deadline to receive documentation from participants
28 May 2021
Opening (virtual)
Welcome to the participants and information session about the Youth & Science programme
14 June 2021
2nd payment
Second payment deadline for students who make the installment payment of the fee
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
Submission of the articles
Deadline to submit the scholarly article