Young Scientists contest - National Organizers

The National Organizers are responsible for selecting projects, submitting applications, and for all communication with the Commission.

All contestants will be accompanied to the EU Contest by their National Organizer, or by an adult escort appointed by the National Organizer. The National Organizer, as the principal contact in all participating countries, will assure liaison between the contestants and the EU Contest in all matters concerning the Contest.

National Organizers and/or escort(s) constitute together with their contestants their respective country's official delegation and are the only ones that can enjoy access to all public and private events associated with the Contest.

National Organizers assume responsibility for the well being and behaviour of their party. They:
  • ensure that their party travels with adequate health, accident and travel insurance that covers them for both the travel and duration of the Contest.
  • handle the linguistic or other problems that may arise during the Contest or in relation to associated activities.

  • ensure that they have their own measures in place to assure their party's behaviour remains beyond reproach.