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Week of International Scientific Young Talents - From January 29 to February 03 2017

Young researchers, academics, teachers, bloggers, scientific journalists, engineers, professionals of the digital technology, museologists in a science center, currently established abroad, are invited to participate to the Week of International Scientific Young Talents, which will take place from January 29th till February 3rd, 2017 in Universcience. For them, a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to meet young people of the whole world who share their interests and to discover the activities of one of the first European center for science and technology's culture.

The event

The Week of International Young Talents is a one-week residency program for young people proposed by Universcience Paris.

In 2017, From Sunday, July 29 to Friday, February 3, the successful cadidates will participate to a programme of visits. They will meet professionals in education, innovation and scientific mediation. They will participate in exchanges regarding dissemination of scientific culture. Participants will also be invited to present their scientific project and to meetings with Universcience's professionals.

Conditions for participation

The program is opened to young people all around the world, under 28 years old, who must have a scientific involvement and wish to share their experience with other people sharing the same interest.
All participants shall, at least, be French-speakers or English-speakers.
Candidates can be for instance researchers, academics or teachers, scientific bloggers or journalists, digital professionals, museologist in a science center….

They will be selected by the staff of the French Embassy of their country of residence.

French Embassies could, in particular, take care of the round-trip air ticket and the accommodation. Universcience will pay for the activities of the program organized in Paris as well as for a networking event.

How to apply for the program?

If you wish to participate in this one-of-a-kind program, please contact immediately the cultural and scientific services of the French Embassy in your country in order to get all the necessary information about the selection procedure.

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