The 2024 round is now open to new applications
The 2024 funding round is now open to new applications. The form can be accessed via Flexi-Grant® and consists of 2 Stages. The 2024 application round has three possible submission deadlines at the end of April, June and November. A full timeline can be seen here.
To help lead teachers and STEM partners with the application, free online introduction sessions and drop-in applicant support sessions are being run. Sessions can be booked through the Royal Society's Event portal.
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 2024 funding round is open to new applications and will remain open across the year with three judging periods. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org or 0207 451 2531.
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