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Chowdhury Pop Up STEM Competition 2020
Added: June 16 2020

We are all now aware that there are some new challenges to the way we live with the current problems created by Lockdown. We challenge you to think of a novel, simple and robust way of making life more enjoyable or solving a problem that you have experienced during lockdown and the subsequent easing of restrictions. We are looking for solutions in the form of an idea, device or product (not an app). Submit your entries in accordance with the accompanying rules by Friday 24 July 2020.


The Great Exhibition at Home
Added: June 15 2020

Inspired by Prince Albert’s original Great Exhibition, which showcased the most exciting technology and inventions from 1851, students across the country are invited to create a Great Exhibition in their own home. This year’s competition will address one of the big questions we face – ‘How Can Engineering Help Protect the Planet? The challenge is aimed at 9-14 year olds, however all UK primary and secondary students and schools are welcome to take part. With weekly worksheets, practical engineering challenges and fantastic STEM prizes up for grabs, download now and let the challenge begin! Entry deadline July 30 2020.


London Mathematical Society Application for Small Grants
Added: March 04 2020

The London Mathematical Society offers funding to schools, from Key Stage 1 upwards, who partake in a Mathematical activity that involves the wider community and brings different mathematicians together, from children to adults. If you are organising an educational activity that promotes maths and reaches out, you could be awarded a small grant. Deadline for round 1: 31 August


Schools Grant Scheme
Added: November 20 2019

Grants of up to £600 for projects, events and activities that promote a greater interest in physics and engineering in young people. They particularly encourage applications for projects that look at: particle physics, astronomy, space and nuclear physics, energy, transport, information and communications, design and promotion and built environment. Deadlines for applications: 1 February (for projects taking place in the following summer term),1 June (for projects taking place in the following autumn term), 1 November (for projects taking place in the following spring term).


Teaching Internship Scheme: Summer 2020
Added: November 13 2019

Grants are available for school-led partnerships to design and provide teaching internships targeted at science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) undergraduate students. The aim of the scheme is to let STEM undergraduates experience mathematics or physics teaching before they commit to it as a career. Schools are invited to apply for funding to provide opportunities in summer 2020.


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