Grant application form

Personal information

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Previous organiser *
Have you ever organised a British Science Week event in previous years?

School or organisation information

School or non-school organisation *
Do you represent a school or a non-school organisation?
Type of school *
Your position *
Your subject specialism *

Event information

Event date *
Will your event occur between 6-15 March 2020? Only events during this period are applicable to receive grants.
Target audience *

Grant application

Available grants *
Kick Start Grant eligibility *
To be eligible schools must fulfil ONE or more of the following criteria:

You are ineligible for a Kick Start Grant.

Kick Start Grant scheme
Please select the grant you wish to apply for:
Community Grant eligibility *
These grants are open to community groups that work directly with audiences who are traditionally under represented and currently not engaged in science activity. Which under represented audience(s) will your event target? Please only select groups that you can demonstrate you will actively engage.

You are ineligible for a Community Grant.

Community Grant scheme *
Will your activity continue beyond British Science Week? If yes, please explain in your event description or event objectives below. Only proposals with activity continuing beyond British Science Week are eligible to request over £500.
Community Engagement Network
Would you like to join the British Science Association’s Community Engagement Network? For more information, please visit this page.
Previous grant application *
Have you been awarded a British Science Week grant in previous years?
Previous grant applications *
Please select which grant(s) you've previously been awarded.
Other grants and opportunities
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Terms & Conditions *
  1. Your event (or at least one of your events if you’re applying for a larger grant) must fall within British Science Week 2020 (6-15 March). If for whatever reason you are not able to run an event within British Science Week 2020, the grant money will have to be returned to the British Science Association. For these reasons, please ensure you have contingency plans in case of illness or unforeseen circumstances.
  2. If the provided bank account details, including account name, account number and sort code, are incorrect your grant payment will be significantly delayed or your grant offer may be withdrawn.
  3. You must complete an organiser feedback survey (provided by the British Science Association) after British Science Week
  4. You must distribute a short feedback form (provided by the British Science Association) to your event participants and return completed forms to British Science Association head office after the event
  5. If the feedback forms are not completed or if your event differs greatly to the event specified in your application, the British Science Association reserves the right to ask for the funding to be returned.
  6. British Science Week, UKRI and the British Science Association must be correctly acknowledged in any press releases. Please contact the British Science Association for additional information
  7. The British Science Week logo must be used on any marketing materials produced, either in print or online. Downloadable logos can be found on the British Science Week website
  8. The British Science Association will not be held responsible or liable for any consequences, whether direct or indirect or any loss or damage, personal or otherwise, injury or death however arising in grant-funded events and activities. Grant recipients are responsible for taking out any public liability or other insurance necessary to cover the event or activity.
Please ensure you have filled out all the required form fields before submitting. Once you have submitted your form, you can edit it after it has been reviewed and validated by us in the system.