Education

Applications open for Young scientists and young entrepreneurs contest

The 28th National Contest for Young Scientists and the 3rd National Contest for Young Entrepreneurs are open till 5th June. Both initiatives are aimed at boosting the emergence of new talents in the fields of science, technology, research and innovation and also foster the entrepreneurship spirit in youth. Winning projects will be granted over 5 thousand euros. 

The 28th National Contest for Young Scientists is targeted at primary, secondary or higher education students (1st year students), from 15 to 20 years.

The 3rd National Contest for Young Entrepreneurs is aimed at higher education students, until the age of 25.

These contests are organised by the Youth Foundation, jointly with Ciência Viva, and in partnership with Porto City Hall and the Youth Portuguese Institute.

Besides winning 5 thousands euros, winners will be able to take part in prestigious European and global events.

Applications can be submitted at the Youth Foundation website.

- National Contest for Young Scientists - Application

- National Contest for Young Entrepreneurs - Application

Porto City Hall is available for all your enquiries regarding application procedures via email juventude@cm-porto.pt