The Schools Science Competition will enter its 5th year in 2019. Registration opened in September 2018 and the Final Event will take place on Weds 27 March 2019. 

The competition is open to teams of students of aged 11-18 from secondary schools, 6th forms, or home-schooled groups. Each team must comprise of a maximum of 4 students and must be mentored by a named teacher from their school, or a home-educator. 

Full details can be found in our flyer and poster, which can be downloaded below:

This year, or VIP Judging Panel will include:

Professor Lord Robert Winston
Lord Winston is Professor of Science and Society and Emeritus Professor of Fertility Studies at Imperial College London.

Dr Simon Foster
Simon is the Outreach Officer for the department of Physics at Imperial College and a former school teacher. He has a degree in Physics with Space Science (he's a qualified Rocket scientist) and a PhD in Solar Physics. Simon is passionate about inspiring and enthusing students of all ages to fall in love with science- check out his fantastic children’s Christmas lecture ‘It IS rocket science’. Simon is also an expert panel member on Sky TV’s science show “Duck Quacks Don’t Echo”.

Renee Watson
Renee is the founder of The Curiosity Box, the first STEM subscription box in the UK, aimed at families of 7-11yr olds. Learn more about Renee:  Renee Watson profile