NSTF Science Applications for Post-Secondary and Tertiary Levels

NSTF Science will once again be launching the NSTF Science Applications for tertiary levels of education. For more information on the programmes visit our website www.nstfmalta.eu.


NSTF Contest for Young Scientists

Open for Ages 14 – 21

Students work either individually or in a team of 3 to research and develop their own original scientific project which is exhibited during the NSTF Science Expo.

Deadline of expression of interest: 15th December 2014

Application: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1TTXqqn8AEEKj3BezMdGGx_lTCHz7-ISDn-lf_DvihmU/viewform


Award: Winners will get the chance to participate in the EU Contest for Young Scientists. All participants will be awarded a certificate of participation



Open for Ages 18+

FameLab is an international scientific talks competition with the aim of nurturing the communication of science by identifying, training and introducing new talents. Students ranging from under graduates up to PhDs hold a 3 minute presentation on any scientific phenomena. FameLabbers who participate in the National Competition might get the chance to participate in the International FameLab competition.

Deadline of expression of interest: 15th December 2014


Application: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1IiTV1Fc0EbaQvwNtweHr6Yq7XsuKdsf3JnQMP1R6hmA/viewform


NSTF Science Photo Contest

Open for All Ages

Take a photo and show NSTF the science behind that photo by writing a 200 word scientific description.


  1. Scientific Phenomena
  2. Aeronautic and Space
  3. Fauna


Deadline: 20th February 2015

Application: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1OpxPv4R1BnDimVo70lQeuDAbVp25DkERxEnt8SGwDWI/viewform

Award: A camera and the chance to compete in the MILSET Science Photo Contest.

For more information on each of the programmes, for the rules and regulations and for the application forms please visit www.nstfmalta.eu or contact Rebecca Abela on science@nstfmalta.eu or rabel@nsts.org or by calling 25588241.