Current research projects

In the first call for proposals of "Sparkling Science 2.0", 34 Citizen Science projects will be funded with a total of 11.5 million euros starting in fall 2022. The projects cover different scientific disciplines and are thematically broadly spread: from contemporary history and migration research to ecology and microbiology to climate change education and sustainability research.

Use the advanced search function to search by keywords or categories. 

Advanced Search

Filter: All A-J K-R S-Z

34 projects have been found:

  • 1. Call

    • Projektfoto Aquirufa

      Biodiversity and ecology of freshwater bacteria

    • Projektfoto Breathing Air

      Analysis of typical exposure to the chemical mix of respirable ultrafine particles in rural and urban valley locations

    • Projektfoto Be PART of it!

      Be PART of it! - Participatory Research on a Telepresence System and its impact on social inclusion in schools

    • Projektfoto Biodiversity of Phoxinus minnows

      Biodiversity of Phoxinus minnows in Austria

    • Projektfoto CO2 Conversion

      From harmful exhaust gas to a resource - CO2 as a valuable raw material

    • Projektfoto DIGIdat

      Digital data analysis of indoor air quality meets Education for Sustainable Development (ESD)

    • Projektfoto EAT+CHANGE

      Food consumption as everyday transformation: participatory research and collaborative learning for social-ecological change

    • Projektfoto “One day there will be …”

      “One day there will be …” Circular Materials Narratives for Futures in the Anthropocene

    • Projektfoto Reflecting Minds

      Development of a mentalization training for elementary educators

    • Projektfoto FFF-Glacier Worlds

      Freeze For Future - Youth Creates Virtual Glacier Worlds For The Future Of Climate Change Education

    • Projektfoto MEMMIG

      Multilingual Memories of Migration. Students Interview Grandparents

    • Projektfoto Colic & butyrate

      Panacea butyrate? Evaluation of production, effects and therapeutic potential in the equine colon

    • Projektfoto Colonialism today? What does that have to do with me?

      Colonialism today?! What does that have to do with me? Post-colonial approaches to knowledge transfer in a natural history museum

    • Projektfoto Latin Inscriptions for Digital and Extracurricular Learning

      SISTE VIATOR. Latin in Stone 2.0. Latin Inscriptions for Digital and Extracurricular Learning

    • Projektfoto Green roof habitats

      Green roof: habitats facing climate change and biodiversity crisis

    • Projektfoto MAJA

      Mathematical algorithms analyzed for everybody

    • Projektfoto Researching and Transforming Multilingual Spaces

      Researching and Transforming Multilingual Spaces. Multilingualism in the pedagogical professionalization for preschool

    • Projektfoto Micro-Tramper

      Microbial dynamics along the food chain

    • Projektfoto PLASTIC.ALPS

      Distribution and impact of microplastics in sensitive high alpine environments

    • Projektfoto Recycling Heroes

      Recycling Heroes - Application of Citizen Science in Schools to boost the Circular Economy in the Electronics Industry

    • Projektfoto Relevance of Mathematics Education

      Relevance of Mathematics Education from the Perspective of Students

    • Projektfoto Smart Sport Assistance

      Smart Sport Assistance (SSA) for visually impaired children

    • Projektfoto Snow2School

      An interdisciplinary approach for recording changes in snow in Greenland and Austria

    • Projektfoto Caring Cultures in end-of-life care

      Telling about caring cultures in end-of-life care. Students and citizen scientists doing intercultural and intergenerational research

    • Projektfoto SPARCling Matrix

      SPARCling matrix – the essential role of the matricellular protein SPARC in tendon disease & healing

    • Projektfoto This is (not) Rocket Science!

      This is (not) Rocket Science! Citizen Scientists as Mission Control

    • Projektfoto TRA:WELL

      TRA:WELL - Transport and Wellbeing

    • Projektfoto Transform4School

      Transformation by Participation: Model Schools for learning of democracy and peace

    • Projektfoto u3Green

      Promotion of child and youth-friendly urban landscapes through participatory research on urban green

    • Projektfoto VisibLL

      VisibLL – High school students explore the (in)visible multilingualism of the Viennese ‚Linguistic Landscape‘

    • Projektfoto We talk about science

      We talk about science - Fostering communication about scientific issues

    • Projektfoto WILDLIFE CRIME

      WILDLIFE CRIME - Discovering and uncovering: Detective work in the name of species protection

    • Projektfoto YOUhealTH

      YOUhealTH - a participative approach for health promotion in students

    • Projektfoto Circus of Knowledge

      Citizen Science meets Citizen Art