Is science your future? 

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

The 2020 edition of the Youth & Science program has been cancelled due to the global coronavirus situation. Thank you very much for your understanding and hopefully see you soon.

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.

8 January - 10 February
Registration open for phase 1: Scientific stays at MónNatura Pirineus
Second half of November 2019
Decision on the 5 research projects chosen
Choice of projects
8 January - 10 February 2020
Student registration
Online application
11 February - 31 March 2020
First selection phase
The team at the Foundation will assess the profiles and qualifications of all the students.
24-25 April 2020
Second selection phase
Interviews with shortlisted students
First half of May 2020
Final notification of selected students
Each student will receive an email with the decision
22 June - 4 July 2020
Scientific stays at MónNatura Pirineus
The group of students will travel to Planes de Son to participate in phase 1 of the programme
September 2019 - January 2020
Development of the article
All the students must write a scholarly article
13 January 2020
Deadline to submit the scholarly article