Award / prize

CSIC/FECYT - Innovaciencia Award

General information on this award / prize

Innovaciencia Award

General Description

The goal of the Innovaciencia Award is to promote scientific culture in society and show the benefits provided by science and innovation, to foster interest in research and innovation among young people and to increase the level of social awareness about young innovators and entrepreneurs by publishing their projects and ideas. Candidates may participate individually or in teams. There will be three awards: €2.500 (first prize), €2.000 (second prize) and €1.500 (third prize). Additionally, the three winners will receive an iPad.


All applicants must submit the registration form, a project report (6 pages maximum), a summary of the project in English (100 words maximum), a poster of the project in PDF format (size 50x70cm) and other additional materials (photos, videos or prototypes). The age limit for applicants is set at 30 years old.

Application deadlines

The following deadlines apply: