Central Europen Centre for Women and Youth in Science
work package 7 – young scientists website and conference

Closely linked to the work of WP6, this work package will involve the construction of a young scientists’ section of the CEC-WYS website, paying particular attention to issues of relevance raised at the ENWISE Workshop on Young Scientists. A conference will be held with the objective of examining the impact of the website section, and creating further space for discussion.



To publish the results of the Young Scientists workshop, provide information to young people on grant, research and study opportunities, provide information about crucial developments concerning higher education and the career of a scientists on the European level.



This website will be a sub-section of the CEC-WYS website, and will function as an information forum for young scientists in the region including relevant links, success stories and news. It will be updated regularly by the young scientists’ team.


Young Scientists follow-up conference will take place in October 2006 in Bucharest, Romania. The co-ordinator, CEC-WYS contact points, ENWISE experts, European Commission's representative, young scientists, other organisations or individual persons which manifest interest in attending will be invited.



  • launch of the Young Scientists website

  • presentation of the Young Scientists workshop online

  • uploading information online
  • updating of the YS website
  • follow-up conference – October 2006

Central European Centre for Women and Youth in Science is a project funded by the European Commission
under Framework Programme 6 in the Structuring the ERA specific programme.