Press release

Third edition of the annual YAE Prize awarded to Professor Janusz Bujnicki

We are delighted to announce that the YAE-André Mischke Prize 2019 has been awarded to Professor Janusz Bujnicki. [...]

Press Release: Researchers respond to revised guidance for Plan S

The European Council of Doctoral Candidates and Junior Researchers (Eurodoc), the Marie Curie Alumni Association (MCAA), and the Young Academy of Europe [...]

Press Release: Researchers Respond to Implementation of Plan S

A joint response to the implementation guidance for Plan S has today been issued by three organisations representing early-career and senior researchers in [...]

Former YAE Chair Nicole Grobert joins Group of Chief Scientific Advisors to EC Commissioner Moedas

In 2015, the European Commission initiated a new Scientific Advice Mechanism (SAM). In SAM, a select Group of Chief Scientific Advisors coordinates [...]

YAE Statement on the next framework programme FP9

After the midterm evaluation of H2020 the next step towards "Maximising the Impact of EU Research and Innovation" is the preparation of the next framework [...]

Press release on Women in Science symposium

In celebration of the Year of Light, on 22nd May 2015, the Young Academy of Europe and SciLifeLab coorganised a one-day symposium "Pathways to Excellence: [...]

YAE statement on planned changes to Horizon 2020 funding

The European Commission is planning to divert further €2.7 billion from the €28 billion Horizon 2020 budget for the years 2015–2017 (almost 10%). If [...]

Third Annual Meeting of the Young Academy of Europe

The third annual meeting of the Young Academy of Europe (YAE) took place in Barcelona, Spain, on 15th July. As usual, the meeting was organized in conjunction [...]

Second Annual Meeting of the Young Academy of Europe

The second annual meeting of the Young Academy of Europe (YAE) was held in Wroclaw, Poland, on 16th September. The meeting took place concurrently with the [...]

Scientists meet with French President Hollande to hand over petition signatures

On Monday 5th February 2013, at a reception given in honour of Serge Haroche, France's newest Nobel laureate, scientists met with François Hollande, President [...]