The Research and Innovation Foundation, the Cypriot Mathematical Society and the Thales Foundation are organizing, for the tenth consecutive year, the “S-Factor” Students’ Competition. Τhis Competition, which will take place on the 23rd and 24th of September 2021 at Strovolos Municipality Theatre, is part of the European Researchers’ Night 2021 Event. All Covid-19 measures will be respected in accordance with the guidelines and decrees issued by the Ministry of Health at that time.

S-Factor aims to challenge talented high-school students to present a scientific phenomenon in an original and entertaining way in front of the audience, in just three minutes. Presentations are expected to showcase and reward student talents.

The first three winners in each category (Gymnasiums and Lyceums) will win gift vouchers from a technology store. In addition to this, the winner of the 1st Prize in each category will be offered a free registration to the European Student Conference EUROMATH & EUROSCIENCE 2022 which will take place in Thessaloniki between the 11th and the 16th March 2022, with direct approval to participate in the final of SCIENCEFactor Europe 2022.

For further information, please contact the Research and Innovation Foundation (tel: 22 205000). Students who are interested in participating should submit their registration form along with the consent form signed by their parent/guardian electronically by clicking here, until 16th of September 2021.

«S-Factor 2021» Competition is organized by the Research and Innovation Foundation, the Cypriot Mathematical Society and Thales Foundation in the context of the Event “European Researchers’ Night 2021”, which is funded by the European Commission under the “Horizon 2020” Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions.