11 Jul 2016

CIIMAR launched the THIRD Edition of the Blue Young Talent Program

CIIMAR launched the 3rd edition of the undergraduate program -  Blue Young Talent (BTY) – which aims to attract young talents of the University of Porto (UP) in the field of marine science, environment and biotechnology in partnership with industries and PMEs.

The program wishes to provide a pre-graduation training in a stimulating scientific environment for the best students of the first cycle of UP, in which they will have the opportunity to participate in a range of curriculum enrichment activities that ensure greater preparedness for future graduate programs.

Successful candidates will benefit from a paid internship during 10 months included in a CIIMAR research team in the areas of marine biotechnology, global change and ecosystems services, aquaculture and nutrition.

The BYT will be finalized with a public presentation of the work developed by young talents and the award of a prize for the best project that will be released to the international scientific community.

What are the requirements?

Students from the University of Porto who have completed the second year of BA.

How and when can I apply?

By completing and submitting the online form available here (only during the period of tender from 10 - 28 July, 2016).


Students selected will be awarded with a monthly scholarship of 150 € during the BYT CIIMAR attending period (10 months).

To Register on the Blue Young Talent Program, please click HERE