The Fund for Innovation and Technology Development (FITD) and the Ministry of Education and Science (MES) invite you to take part in the Challenge for Young Researchers. Research projects should be from areas of natural and technical sciences. The research process should be based on a “scientific method”, that is to include formulation, testing and confirmation / modification of the hypothesis by means of experiment and observation. The proposed projects should result in visible results, such as research essay, project design, prototype, audio-visual material, digital material etc.

The total budget for this challenge is 2,500,000 (two million and five hundred thousand) denars.

There will be awards in two categories:

• Category 1: Research projects in primary education
• Category 2: Research projects in secondary education

The budget of an individual project proposal can not exceed 300,000 (three hundred thousand) denars.

The call applies to all primary and secondary schools on the territory of the Republic of Macedonia, who have creative students and students with a desire to explore and win prizes.

More information about the call of the following LINK.