British
Science
Week
2020

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.

Apply for a grant

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We have a number of grant schemes available to support British Science Week activities.

Plan your activities

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Plan your British Science Week 2020!

Activity packs

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Our 2019 activity packs are themed around ‘journeys.’ Find out more here

Our sponsors

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

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News & information

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…

It’s official! We’re obsessed: discussing the weather is most ‘British’ trait

It’s official! We’re obsessed: discussing the weather is most ‘British’ trait

It’s official! We’re obsessed: discussing the weather is most ‘British’ trait  A poll of 2,000 people found discussing the weather is the most stereotypical ‘British’ trait, ahead of drinking tea and queuing This British Science Week (8-17 March), the British Science Association and Operation Weather Rescue are asking Brits to…