British
Science
Week
2021

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

Activity packs

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Download the 2021 activity packs now, with our special 'Innovating for the future' theme!

Smashing Stereotypes

Smashing Stereotypes

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Celebrating the diverse people and careers in science & engineering!

Poster competition

Poster competition

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Get more information now on our 2021 competition!

Plan your activities

Plan your activities

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Plan your British Science Week 2021!

Our partners

Our partners

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Thank you to our supporters and partners

FAQs

FAQs

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Frequently asked questions about British Science Week.

Monthly newsletter

News & information

Science at home & chances to win prizes for your school with Baylab  
Science at home & chances to win prizes for your school with Baylab  

Science at home & chances to win prizes for your school with Baylab  

If you are looking for engaging activities for British Science Week, Bayer, based in Reading, may be able to help. Bayer’s Baylab, an educational laboratory which offers free science workshops for students aged 7-18, are continuing to support education throughout lockdown.   Read on to find out more…    Online resources   Recognising the need for relevant and…

British Science Week 2021 is all go!
British Science Week 2021 is all go!

British Science Week 2021 is all go!

British Science Week is going ahead – and we promise to make it as big a celebration as we can!  It is not the build up we would hope for, but with schools closed for many students and much of the UK experiencing lockdown, we have to face the possibility that British Science Week…

Celebrate Science Week Ireland - 8-15 November!
Celebrate Science Week Ireland - 8-15 November!

Celebrate Science Week Ireland - 8-15 November!

Next week sees the start of Science Week Ireland – we wanted to give a shout out to our friends there who will be celebrating their 25th Science Week (8 – 15 November 2020).  Their core theme is ‘Choosing our Future’,  focusing on how science can improve our lives in the future and in the present…