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March 2019

British Science Week 2020 – Mother Nature Science Workshops

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In-School Science Workshops and Assembly Shows
British Science Week 2020 – Booking Now
06 – 15 March 2020

Each year for British Science Week, Mother Nature Science visit Primary Schools presenting our fun, hands-on and enquiry based In-School Science Day Workshops, for years Reception to Year 6.

We take all the hassle and stress out of organising science week workshops for teachers – and make it an unforgettable science-week experience to remember for pupils.

Exciting News for  2020, we are delighted to confirm:

•  The Official Theme British Science Week 2020 will be “Our Diverse Planet’”
Yes, our Boffins will be designing a new workshop day topic in line with the Official Theme (every year since 2007), but don’t let that get in the way of reserving your date.

• The official dates run from 06-15 March 2020 – which are already starting to fill up – don’t miss out!

Reserve your Date Here or find out more just scroll down or drop us a quick call on 020 8863 8832

British Science Week Funding 2020

Applications for British Science Week 2020 are now open!

There are two grant schemes available to support British Science Week (6-15 March 2020) activities: one for schools and one for community groups.

The deadline for applications is 5pm, 11 November 2019.

We cannot consider applications received after this date.

Kick Start Grants

This scheme offers grants for schools in challenging circumstances to organise their own events as part of British Science Week. There are four options available:

  • Kick Start Youth grant: A grant of £150 for your school to run an activity organised by students aged 10-19
  • Kick Start grant: A grant of £300 for your school to run an activity for students at your school
  • Kick Start More grant: A grant of £700 for your school to run an activity which involves your students and the local community
  • NEW! Kick Start grant + Youth grant: A grant of £450 for your school to run an activity for British Science Week as well as an additional activity organised and delivered by students aged 10-19

Find out more and apply here.

Community Grants

This scheme offers £500 to £1000 grants for community groups that work directly with audiences who are traditionally under-represented and currently not engaged in science activity. Our definition of groups that are underrepresented in science includes:

  • people from ethnic minorities
  • people with low socio-economic status, including people disadvantaged in terms of education and income
  • people with a physical or mental condition or impairment
  • people living in a remote and rural location, defined as settlements of less than 10,000 people
  • girls and women

Find out more and apply here.

Mother Nature Science is the only Workshops Provider Officially Accredited by the British science Association