The R&D projects competition is staged to select participants for the «Science of the Future – Science of the Youth». The competition is intended for undergraduate and postgraduate students of Russian universities under 32 years of age pursuing scientific work. The competition is an attempt not only to systematically formulate scientific knowledge and results of research but also a real chance to successfully start an academic career or continue it in a quality manner. The finalist of the competition are invited to take part in the All-Russian Forum «Science of the Future – Science of the Youth» where the winners will be determined. All costs incurred by the finalists to the participation in the Forum will be reimbursed by the Directorate of the event.