This scheme is now open to applications
The 2023 funding round is now open to applications. The round will remain open across the year with three possible submission deadlines at the end of April, June and November. A full timeline can be seen here. Applications are completed online through Flexi-Grant®.
To help teachers and STEM partners with the application, free online training sessions and drop in applicant support sessions are being run. Sessions can be booked through the Royal Society's Event portal.
Apply for this scheme on Flexi-Grant®
Why apply for this scheme?
- Provides an opportunity for students to develop key skills, including research skills, problem solving skills and data-handling skills, which will be invaluable for their future careers.
- Demonstrates the range of STEM careers available to students.
- Fosters long-term working relationships between schools and STEM professionals.
- Fulfills the requirement of Benchmark 8 of the Gatsby Practical Science Benchmarks – ‘Students should have opportunities to do open-ended and extended investigative projects.’ Additionally supports the requirements of the Gatsby Career Benchmarks - ‘Encounters with employers and employees’.
How to apply:
The 2023 application round is now open and will remain open across the year with three judging periods. To be considered in the first judging period, applicants will need to have submitted stage 1 and stage 2 by the end of April. Applications must be completed through Flexi-Grant®. A full timeline can be found here.
For further information about the scheme please visit the pages below. If you have any questions, please contact the Schools Engagement team at email@example.com or 0207 451 2531.
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