does the Jury decide?
the deadline for receipt of applications, the EU Contest Office
transmits to the Jury all eligible Written Projects. Jury
Members assess each project against the criteria specified
below. Members do not consult with each other during the preliminary
assessment stage. Where a project lies outside the field of
the Member's scientific expertise, they may consult and seek
advice from appropriate experts of their choice.
used to assess projects shall be the following :
and creativity in the identification of and the approach to
the basic problem;
- skill, care and thoroughness in designing and carrying out
- following through of the study from conception to conclusion;
- reasoning and clarity in the interpretation of the results;
- quality of written presentation and ability to discuss the
project with the Jury Members.
all these criteria allowance shall be make for the age, educational
level of the contestants and possible problems resulting from