Call for Citizen Science Ambassadors


The Call for Citizen Science Ambassadors has the aim of creating a network of 28 Citizen Science Ambassadors (EU-27 + the UK) to support the activities in the ECS (European Citizen Science) project, raise awareness about citizen science and spread and strengthen citizen science in Europe.


Who are they looking for:

People with different profiles and expertise to become part of the network:

  • Citizen science practitioners, project coordinators, researchers, and policy-makers with expertise in citizen science, public engagement, participatory research, open science, and/or other related fields;
  • Persons that are well-connected as part of local/national networks relevant to citizen science.

Advantages of being a CS Ambassador:

The unique opportunity to be part of a growing network with many additional opportunities that come with this:

  • Peer-learning, visibility, training and capacity-building opportunities, involvement in ECS events, access to project insights;
  • Contribute to widening citizen science in Europe as part of the network;
  • CS Ambassadors will also receive a payment of 2.000 € (including VAT) for the activities carried out.

How to apply:

Read the Guide for Applicants with all relevant information on the call and submit your application via the dedicated online form by 29th June 2023, 16:00 h (Lisbon time).

For more information, follow this link.