UYA nominations, selection and regulations

In 2016 and 2017, the deans of Utrecht University, programme directors of the strategic themes and PhD-councils submitted nominations for the Utrecht Young Academy. In 2018, we asked potential candidates to nominate themselves. For this year, the selection procedure has already been completed. 


The next application procedure will begin in October 2019. Information on this year's procedure will be posted beforehand. The following forms are currently available: The Explanatory notes (pdf) and the regulations for selection (pdf).

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Rules and regulations

The Regulations Governing the Utrecht Young Academy and the Standing Rules for the Utrecht Young Academy are given below.

The UYA offers a unique opportunity to foster meaningful relationships with scholars from outside of my own discipline.
Dr. Brianne McGonigle Leyh, lid van de Utrecht Young Academy.
Faculty of Law, Economics and Governance