Science in the Holidays for Young People

Portuguese Version

Ciência Viva Short Placements in Laboratories, a programme that offers young people the opportunity to get involved in research teams in science and technology institutions, during their Summer holidays.

The programme has been running since 1997 and has been attended by more than 15,000 secondary education students.

 Candidate Guidebook (in Portuguese) - PDF

Editions [1997 - 2017]


Research Article

Learning Science Through Work Experience: A Ciencia Viva Internship Programme For Senior Secondary Students. Catalao Alves, Carlos (2007), PhD Thesis, Cambridge University, 2007
Learning Science Through Work Experience. | Catalao Alves, Carlos (2012), International Journal of Science in Society


The Initiative in the Media

Jornal Público (edição 2013)  |  Rádio Renascença (edição 2013)   |   VISÃO (2011)    |   SAPO TEK (2011)



Edições 2009 e 2010