BT Young Scientist 2021

Calling on students from across Dublin to submit their entries for the 2021 BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition (BTYSTE), as the deadline for entries on Tuesday 22nd September nears.

For the first time in its long history, the BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition will be delivered across a virtual platform from January 6th – 8th.

The competition is open to second level students aged between 12 and 19 years on 31st October 2020. Submitting a project entry into the BTYSTE is now free.

To enter, an individual or group must submit a one-page proposal outlining their project idea. Entries can be made in any one of four categories: technology; social and behavioural science; biological and ecological science and chemical, physical and mathematical science.

Mary encourages young people in Dublin Central to consider entering teh competition. Mary encourages students from Dublin Central to look at the world around them and think of ideas to address a problem they find. Even if you think you can’t enter, keep reminding yourself that you absolutely can.

Ireland is home to some of the brightest young minds across Europe and is a fantastic hub for innovation. It is events such as the BTYSTE that celebrate creativity, innovation and imagination and give students from across Ireland the exciting opportunity to share their talents in areas of science and technology to thousands of members of the public.”  

For more information on the BTYSTE and for details on how to enter, log onto or follow BTYSTE on Twitter and Facebook.