Submissions for the 22nd edition of Ciência Jovem, one of the three largest science fairs in Brazil, were closed with a total of 552 submitted Brazilian projects. In addition, 21 more international jobs, from countries like Mexico, Paraguay, Colombia and Chile, are candidates to occupy one of the 270 booths at the event. This year, the Ciência Jovem will be held at Shopping Paço Alfândega in Recife Barrio, between 9 and 11 November.

Now the technical committee will evaluate the entries to decide which of them will participate in the fair. Elected projects will be announced until 15 September at the Ciência Jovem site.