The Naturgy Foundation has initiated the second edition of a Technology Competition that will take place from September 2019 to May 2020. The initiative is designed for 14-16-year-old secondary school students across Spain and aims to promote the values of energy efficiency and technological, professions from a young age.

It is free to take part in the competition, which asks students to propose a solution that will contribute to improving the planet, through energy efficiency. This educational activity aims to motivate and raise awareness and interest in energy, strengthen the research ability of young people and inspire curiosity and creativity, while developing teamwork and communication skills.


During the competition, the students and teachers will receive advice from the specialised educators from the Naturgy Foundation.


The Foundation will provide educational materials which assist in the testing and the progress of the research.


Participants in the competition can receive a certificate and money towards technological school materials.


The Competition is endorsed by the Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology (FECYT), and the Higher Council for Scientific Research, CSIC, which are run by the Ministry of Science, Innovation and Universities, and the Ministry of Education and Research of the Community of Madrid.

Educational objectives:

  • Encourage research in schools by identifying problems and finding solutions.
  • Highlight the importance of good communication in research, developing communication skills.
  • Provide resources for teachers to work with technology and natural sciences in the classroom.
  • Place value on the scientific work carried out in secondary school classrooms.

Subjects and issues:

  • Science and technology relating to energy.
  • Energy efficiency.
  • Energy mix/energy sources.
  • Sustainability.
  • Air quality.

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Participation bases

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More information and requests:

 

Phone number: 934 129 640
Mail: certamenefigy@naturgy.com