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Winners to visit CERN facility in exclusive trip London, October 6th, 2015 – The winners of the 10th annual STEMNET... Read more » read more

15,000 schoolchildren invited to write and draw their way into space with British ESA astronaut Tim Peake.

Today, Lucy Hawking and Curved House Kids launch a new UK Space Agency-funded STEM literacy project to get 500 primary... Read more » read more

£300 Grants for Robotics debates

The British Science Association wants to empower many more people – not just scientists – to constructively engage in debates... Read more » read more

Girls say STEM is for ‘People Like Me’ with the WISE free teaching resource & app

UK STEM industries have significant difficulty recruiting people with the STEM skills they require Women make up only 14.4% of... Read more » read more

Free tickets for BLOODHOUND’s world debut in London

BLOODHOUND SSC makes its world debut in London on Friday 25 and Saturday 26 September ahead of its record attempts... Read more » read more

STEMNET Supports

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World Space Week

04/10/2015 - 10/10/2015

World Space Week (WSW) is an international celebration of all things space and focuses on science and technology and its role in the past, present and future of mankind. The theme for WSW 2015 is "Discovery" which allows the opportunity for all types of STEM activities. Schools in particular, are encouraged to use this exciting opportunity to promote interest in STEM subjects through space themed education and outreach events. Everyone is welcome to register their World Space Week event via the BIS website at   

Events by Month

October 2015



Upcoming STEM Events

Tomorrow's Engineers Week

02/11/2015 - 06/11/2015

Tomorrow’s Engineers Week aims to change perceptions of engineering among young people, their teachers and parents.

Registered STEM Ambassadors may wish to consider planning an activity to mark Tomorrow’s Engineers Week. To review current opportunities in your area please log in to find opportunities.


STEM Clubs Week 2016

01/02/2016 - 05/02/2016

STEM Clubs Week takes place in the first week of February. In 2016 it will run from 1-5 February.
Find out more about STEM Clubs Week and see what schools did in 2015: