The OeAD supports pupils, teachers and the school system in the following way

Rote Türen mit Bleistift aus Karton © OeAD/Gianmaria Gava

A whole series of OeAD programmes and initiatives focus on schools and kindergartens.

Erasmus+, the educational programme of the European Commission, supports

all over Europe.


Sparkling Science and Young Science support cooperation between science and schools by means of:

  • research projects in which scientists and pupils carry out research together
  • the research contest Citizen Science Award, in which school classes send data, pictures or evaluations to research teams
  • school visits of researchers
  • the Young Science Thematic Platform for youngsters with more than 5,000 suggestions for topics for pre-academic papers and thesis projects
  • the awarding of the Young Science Quality Label for research partner schools
  • information about cooperation possibilities and events

The projects for cooperation between science and schools are funded by the Federal Ministry of Science, Research and Economy.

National Agency Erasmus+ Education


+43 1 534 08-0
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Ebendorferstrasse 7
1010 Vienna