Rolls- Royce Schools Prize for Science and Technology
Applications are open for the Rolls- Royce Schools Prize for Science and Technology (previously the Rolls-Royce Science Prize), open to all UK schools and colleges.
Now encompassing engineering, design and technology projects, entrants submit an idea for a sustainable STEM initiative, specific to their school for delivery between September 2020 and June 2021.
Up to 50 schools are awarded a £1,000 Special Merit Award and are automatically entered into the finalist short-list. Finalists are provided with a further £5,000 to implement their action plan in the second year of this two-year rolling awards programme. They will also receive additional support from Rolls-Royce, who will work with them throughout the 2020/2021 academic year to help finalists implement their action plan.
Find the application form here: https://www.stem.org.uk/rolls-royce-schools-prize-science-technology.
Judging for Special Merit Awards is done on a half termly basis so submit your application as soon as you’re ready but the final deadline for entries is 29 May 2020.
|Subject(s)||STEM Clubs, Computing, Cross curricular, Design and technology, Food Preparation and Nutrition, Mathematics, Personal development, Psychology, Science, Practical work, Outside the classroom, Techniques and procedures, Enquiries and investigations|
|Age||4-5, 5-7, 7-11, 11-14, 14-16, 16-19, FE/HE|