British
Science
Week
2021

5-14 March

British Science Week is a ten-day celebration of science, technology, engineering and maths that will place between 11-20 March 2022!

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 activity packs here, 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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Check out our brilliant British Science Week resources, available all year round!

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

Thank you for making British Science Week 2021 one to remember!
Thank you for making British Science Week 2021 one to remember!

Thank you for making British Science Week 2021 one to remember!

By Louise Ogden, Head of Communications at the British Science Association Now that the dust has settled from another British Science Week, it seems like a great opportunity to look back at some of the highlights of the Week and share some of our favourite moments. It’s safe to say…

Extreme Engineering: Careers in STEM can take you everywhere…including Antarctica
Extreme Engineering: Careers in STEM can take you everywhere…including Antarctica

Extreme Engineering: Careers in STEM can take you everywhere…including Antarctica

We’re all used to a video chats and meetings now; it has been a year of waving at laptops and forgetting you’re on mute. But the bonus of our new-found proficiency with videos calls is that we’re hearing people from all around the world like never before. We’re excited to…

Generation Science – Little People, BIG DREAMS Q&A
Generation Science – Little People, BIG DREAMS Q&A

Generation Science – Little People, BIG DREAMS Q&A

For this year’s British Science Week, we’ve focused on showing Generation Science – the next generation – that it’s possible for them to act on their desire to change the world. For this, we did some research into how young people and their parents are feeling about their future. We…