Amsterdam Young Academy


AYA in Het Parool

AYA members link their research to themes in the public debate.

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AYA Science <+> Society Tour

AYA is proudly presenting the AYA Science <+> Society Tour: Amsterdam… like you’ve have never seen it before. Through the eyes of Amsterdam Young Academy members!

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Amsterdam Young Academy (AYA) is an independent platform where talented young scientists from different disciplines meet to develop views on science, scientific policy and how to build bridges between science and society in Amsterdam. Amsterdam Young Academy is an initiative of the University of Amsterdam and the Vrije Universtiteit and was officially launched on November 6th, 2018. 

To meet the first thirty members of Amsterdam Young Academy, please see the members page

AYA introduction movie

'Amsterdam Young Academy is the face of Amsterdam science. One with a big mouth, but even bigger ears and eyes.' 

Quote by Katinka van der Kooij (AYA board member)