The Nancy Rothwell Award
Sep 10 all-day
The Nancy Rothwell Award

The Nancy Rothwell Award celebrates specimen drawing in schools and highlights the benefits of combining art and science.  There are three age categories (7-11, 12-14, and 15-18) and prizes are awarded

British Science Festival
Sep 11 – Sep 14 all-day
British Science Festival @ University of Hull

The British Science Festival is Europe’s longest standing science Festival, traveling to a different place in the United Kingdom each year. The Festival aims to connect people with scientists, engineers, technologists and social scientists.

Each year, they bring an inspiring programme of free events to the public over four or five days, bursting with exciting opportunities to get involved in. The talks, workshops and drop-in events span a diverse range of subjects that encompass science in the broadest sense, promising something for everyone!

I’m a Scientist
Sep 28 all-day
I'm a Scientist

A free online event where school students (from Year 5) meet and interact with scientists. It’s an X Factor-style competition between scientists, where the students are the judges. Students challenge the scientists over fast-paced online text-based live CHATs. They ASK the scientists anything they want, and VOTE for their favourite scientist to win a prize of £500 to communicate their work with the public.

The Oxford Scientists’ Writing Competition
Oct 31 all-day
The Oxford Scientists' Writing Competition

Are you fascinated by science and want to communicate it to those around you? The Oxford Scientist is running its second science writing competition for UK school students who will be entering Years 11-13 for the academic year 2018-2019. There are lots of prizes to be won, and the winning entry will be published in their magazine!