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.

2nd half of November 2022
Decision on the 5 research projects chosen
Choice of projects
11 January – 9 February 2023
Student registration
Online application
17 February – 19 March 2023
First selection phase
A Scientific Committee chosen by the Foundation will assess the profiles and qualifications of all the students.
21 and 22 April 2023
Second selection phase
Interviews with shortlisted students
2 May 2023
Final notification of selected students
Each student will receive an email with the decision
2 – 22 May 2023
Confirmation of the student's place by the payment
2 – 22 May 2023
Documentation submission
Deadline to receive documentation from participants
9 June 2023
Opening (face to face)
Welcome to the participants and information session about the Youth & Science programme
5 June 2023
2nd payment
Second payment deadline for students who make the installment payment of the fee
26 June – 8 July 2023
Scientific stays at MónNatura Pirineus
The group of students will travel to Planes de Son to participate in phase 1 of the programme
September 2023 – January 2024
Development of the article
All the students must write a scholarly article
10 January 2024
Submission of the articles
Deadline to submit the scholarly article