5-14 March

British Science Week is a ten-day celebration of science, technology, engineering and maths that will take place between 5-14 March 2021!

Getting started

Getting involved in British Science Week is really easy, and you can take part in lots of different ways.

Activity packs


The 2021 activity packs are coming soon! Keep an eye out from November!

Apply for a grant


Applications for British Science Week 2021 are now open.

Smashing Stereotypes


Celebrating the diverse people and careers in science & engineering!

Plan your activities


Plan your British Science Week 2021!

Our partners


Thank you to our supporters and partners



Frequently asked questions about British Science Week.

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News & information

Supporting communities to trial new engagement approaches ahead of British Science Week 2021

COVID-19 placed science firmly in the public conscious. It also profoundly affected how we interact with each other. Community organisations across the country have been resourceful in responding to their user’s immediate needs. The British Science Association (BSA) recognises the huge value that they have in their local areas. To…

A sneak peek at British Science Week 2021

A sneak peek at British Science Week 2021

It has been a very challenging time since British Science Week 2020, and especially so for teachers, community groups and others involved in organising events throughout the UK. Preparations are already well underway for British Science Week 2021, and we wanted to let you in on a few of the…

Poster competition 2020 winners announced!

We are delighted to announce the winners and runners up of this year’s poster competition! The theme for 2020 was Our diverse planet, and we received over 6,000 entries! We have one winner and two runner ups for each of the four categories: Early years, Infant, Junior and Secondary. We…