- UK Chemistry Olympiad
This national competition provides an opportunity to stretch and challenge post-16 students studying chemistry. The competition enables the selection of a team of four students to represent the UK in the International Chemistry Olympiad, offering a fantastic opportunity for students to travel and meet fellow chemistry enthusiasts from all over the world.
- The 2015 Bug Hunting Competition
As spring approaches, search the habitats around you for bugs of all descriptions. Research, record, draw, paint, photograph and enter your results in the 2015 Bug Hunting competition for primary schools.Deadline for entries is19th June.
- Women in Physiology - poster competition
We are inviting schools to join this celebration by taking part in a competition focusing on the achievements of women who have won the Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine.
- Clean Tech Competition
The Clean Tech Competition is a research and design challenge for pre-college youth that builds on sound scientific understanding of real-world issues and the integration of science, English/language arts, mathematics, technology, the arts, and the design process.
- Brenda Keogh Primary Science Awards
Each year, ASE will award two primary schools to help them enrich their science provision. The award aims to help schools make science become more engaging, more enjoyable and a more productive learning experience for their children.
- The British Pharmacological Society-Outreach grants
Grants of up to £1,500 are available to support innovative pharmacology outreach and public engagement activities. These grants are available to both BPS members and non-members, including schools and teachers, and deadlines for applications fall in February and September.
- Curious About Copper Poster Competition
Calling the UK’s young scientists! Design an A3 poster exploring the properties of copper to win a first prize of £100 (and £500 for your school) or a runner up prize of £50 (and £250 for your school).
- Win a medical science workshop for your school
Classroom Medics specialise in exciting, hands-on workshops that bring real medical equipment into the classroom – so here’s your chance to get them in for the day.
- Salters' Chemistry Club Handbook
The Salters' Chemistry Club Handbooks 1 and 2 are a very popular source of activities for teachers to use in chemistry clubs, enrichment activities or open evenings.
- FameLab UK 2015
A competition for students or lecturers over the age of 21 working in or studying science, technology, engineering, medicine or maths in the UK. This includes private and public sector employees.
- International Images for Science
The Royal Photographic Society (RPS) has launched a Call for Entries for the world’s best scientific and engineering images. Open to scientists, students and the public.
- Salters' Festivals of Chemistry
One-day chemistry events held at various Universities throughout the UK and Ireland.
- Gratnells Education Zone
Gratnells supports science education with numerous important awards and initiatives, championing technicians professional status.
- National Science + Engineering Competition
The National Science + Engineering Competition is open to all 11-18 year olds living in the UK and in full-time education. The Competition aims to recognise and reward young people's achievements in all areas of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).
- Armourers and Brasiers Tata Sixth Form Materials Prize
A new competition designed to support schools in encouraging students to develop a sustained interest in STEM careers.
- British Gas Generation Green
Generation Green is an education programme run by British Gas for school children aged 7 -14.
- Beat the Flood
Suitable for KS2-3 (age 7-14) pupils use their STEM skills to help them design and build a model of a flood- proof house.
- Practical Action STEM Resources
A range of different STEM challenges that can be both incorporated into your lessons or be used as the basis for an off-timetable day. Perfect for National Science and Engineering Week.
- Timstar Experimonthly
A monthly competition to video a science experiment
- SCI-TECH Challenge
A European scheme bringing together students for an annual challenge competition.