6-15 March

British Science Week takes place between 6-15 March 2020 - join us for a ten-day celebration of science, technology, engineering and maths

Getting started

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

Plan your activities


Plan your British Science Week 2020!

Activity packs


Check out our brand-new teaser packs, themed around 'Our Diverse Planet'

Our sponsors


Thank you to our 2019 supporters! See how you can get involved for British Science Week 2020.



Frequently asked questions about British Science Week.

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News & information

Our British Science Week teaser activity packs are here!

Our British Science Week teaser activity packs are here!

It’s November, which means one thing: it’s time to start thinking about your British Science Week 2020! To help you get started, we’re delighted to launch our brand-new teaser activity packs. [caption id="attachment_42199" align="aligncenter" width="500"] The preview packs feature easy, hands-on activities[/caption] The packs feature advice and ideas to help…

2020 grants are now open!

Applications for British Science Week 2020 grants are now open. There are different types of funding available for you to apply for, depending on the organisation you’re a part of and the audience you work with. British Science Week, which takes place between 6 - 15 March 2020 is for everyone to get involved with, and we especially encourage…

Poster competition winners 2019 announced!

Poster competition winners 2019 announced!

We are delighted to announce the winners and runners up of this year's poster competition! The theme for 2019 was journeys, and we received over 6,000 entries! We have one winner and two runner ups for each of the 4 categories: Early years, Infant, Junior and Secondary. Early Years Winner…