STEM Clubs

STEM Clubs are a powerful and enjoyable way to engage young people with science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) subjects.

They ignite an interest in STEM subjects and provide a platform to extend young people's learning. Most importantly, they are fun and exciting, allowing all involved to explore STEM subjects in innovative and inventive ways outside the curriculum. 

Share STEM Club ideas, stories and best practice with club leaders by joining the STEM Clubs community group.

Contact us to tell us about your STEM Club, activities, opportunities or to ask for advice.

  • Science club

    Support for STEM Clubs

    If you are thinking about starting a STEM Club or would like to build-up your existing one, take a look at our handy advice and guidance.

    Support for STEM Clubs

  • Engineering work


    Browse a range of materials to support you in delivering exciting and inspiring activities, both inside and outside of the classroom.

    Browse resources

  • CanSat competition


    Be recognised for the work done in your STEM Clubs and apply for a STEM Inspiration Award. 


Get inspired

First year of STEM Club: the successes and the struggles

Despite teaching for a few years now, this is my first experience of running a weekly STEM Club. It has not been without its challenges but it is certainly worth doing. I have wanted to share a bit about my experience and why we wanted to set up a STEM Club in our school.Our science department has recently gone through some transition - in the last twelve...

CCITE Action Plan and review

There are 5 major areas in which CCITE is currently involved: micro:bits as a catalysts for STEM learning, Digital Access For All and `Cinderella' schools, data-logging and modelling tools for science & maths, an educational Internet of Things initiative and Technology-enhanced STEM Learning Activities. ...

STEM Exploration Grants available for UK schools

The STEM Clubs Programme is offering new STEM Exploration Grants, now available to all UK schools and colleges. The £250 grants have been created to help schools enrich student learning and enhance both enjoyment and participation in the STEM subjects via extra-curricular STEM Clubs.The purpose of the...