The 39th Beijing Youth Science Creation Competition will be held at the Yanqi Lake campus of Chinese Academy of Sciences from March 23 to 26, 2019.
This year, the competition attracted 300,000 youths and received 2,012 entries for preliminary review. As many as 17 foreign delegations from the countries like the United States, Australia, the Czech Republic and Denmark and three delegations from Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan participated in the competition.
During the competition, the Mayor Award for Beijing Youth Science Creation, the highest award for youth science in Beijing, will be unveiled, and winners will be awarded the certificates autographed by the mayor of Beijing.
Initiated in 1979, the competition has been held for 38 times. With the theme of “Discovery, innovation and responsibility”, the competition in 2019 was held by Beijing Association for Science and Technology, Beijing Municipal Education Commission and the Huairou District government. It aims to lead youths to experience the beautiful life brought by scientific and technological progress and feel the success and happiness of pursuing scientific dreams.