Our partners

A huge thank you to our supporters and partners.

Thank you to our partners

Principal Partner

UKRI logoBritish Science Week 2023 is supported by UK Research & Innovation (UKRI), which is the agency that brings together the seven Research Councils, Innovate UK and Research England. Funding from UKRI enables the BSA to deliver the core British Science Week activity; large grassroots campaign that aims to reach a diverse range of audiences, including those from disadvantaged communities and people who would not usually engage in science.

Headline partners

3M logoAs a Headline Partner of British Science Week 2023, 3M is publicising its varied resources to support STEM diversity, equity and inclusion.

Their support is essential to the success of the Smashing Stereotypes campaign which features (among others) 3M employees and teams, sharing stories about their day-to-day work, highlighting the importance of diversity in the STEM workforce and demonstrating that scientists are just like everyone else. Its overall aim is to inspire the next generation of creative minds from all backgrounds.

3M also provides support in other vital areas of British Science Week, including the Activity Packs and the poster competition.

MSD logoIn 2022, MSD became supporters of our Smashing Stereotypes campaign. Following the success of that partnership, they became a Headline Partner for 2023.

MSD aspires to be the premier research-intensive biopharmaceutical company in the world – and today, are at the forefront of research to deliver innovative health solutions that advance the prevention and treatment of diseases in people and animals.

Through supporting initiatives such as Smashing Stereotypes, MSD demonstrate their commitment to fostering a diverse and inclusive global workforce to enable a safe, sustainable and healthy future for all people and communities.

Smashing Stereotypes partners

Urenco logoUrenco is an international supplier of enrichment services and fuel cycle products with sustainability at the core of its business. Operating in a pivotal area of the nuclear fuel supply chain for 50 years, Urenco facilitates zero carbon electricity generation for consumers around the world.

Urenco are supporting the 2023 Smashing Stereotypes campaign, and are committed to nurturing the next generation of scientists and engineers.

Activity Pack partners

Thank you to our 2023 Activity Pack partners

BBC Teach logoBritish Society for Immunology logoBrooklands Museum logo
Centre for Industry Education Collaboration logoinnospec logoExplorify logoFrame logo
Future Coders logoCollins logoKing's College London logo
Marine Stewardship Council logoNFU Education logoNational History Museum logo




nsead logo 

Why & How? Primary Science Teaching Trust logo

Salters' Institute logo
University of Leeds logo 

Reading Sparks logo

Simple Politics logo
Take a bite out of climate change - logoCountry Trust logo


The National Archives logo
UK Antarctic Heritage Trust logo Unboxed logoUniversity of Glasgow logo


See & Eat logoUniversity of Reading logo 

Victa logo

WWF logo


We have a range of partnership opportunities available for British Science Week. These include:

  • A range of partnership levels, enabling you to support activities that reach your target audiences through support the core campaign into schools and/ or communities; and/or
  • Sponsorship of particular highlight activity or component of the Week’s celebrations: for instance the Poster Competition (last year over 25,000 students entered).


  • Fantastic branding opportunities, print and online (on activity packs, marketing collateral and promotional materials);
  • Promotion via our digital and social media channels;
  • Employee engagement through participation in events and activities;
  • Association with a powerful and respected brand; and
  • The opportunity to reach a range of audiences.

For more information on how to support British Science Week please contact Giorgio D’Agostaro, Development Manager, British Science Association.