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WISE Inspire! event

Join the Women in Science and Engineering (WISE) – Birmingham on Wednesday 27th February, 17:30-20:00, for an evening of networking and inspirational talks from women in science. Location is LG09, The Old Gym, University of Birmingham. Our lead speaker Dr Maria Velissariou, visiting from Chicago, will discuss her incredible career so far, particularly her important […]

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Over-ambitious Demo, Cheltenham SciFest

We have just opened a call for science communicators to apply to take part in our over-ambitious demo challenge at Cheltenham Science Festival on the evening of Sunday 9th June 2019. You prepare two demos (one short, one long) and the competition is performed in front of a live audience. It is judged by Andrea […]

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Alzheimer’s Society dissemination grants

The Alzheimer’s Society invites applications for its dissemination grants. These support the sharing of research knowledge and material beyond researcher’s own peer groups. The aim is to encourage researchers to communicate and engage with people who may be helped and supported by the outcomes of their research and provides an opportunity for people to understand […]

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Work with Gastronaut at Big Bang Fair

Stefan Gates is after help for the Big Bang headline shows and wants people from the local area. He’s asking for people who can do 11-16th March inclusive and will pay you a decent day rate depending on your experience. Anybody interested can get in touch with him at stefan@thegastronaut.com . This is a fantastic […]

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Job – Public Engagement Administrator

The Public Engagement and Research Planning Team Administrator is a core role supporting Public Engagement and the Research Planning Team at the University of Birmingham with a variety of different administration, communications and digital duties. This will include monitoring and triaging of emails and phone calls, arranging meetings and diary management for various team members, […]

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Honorary Fellowships: nominations open

The British Science Association are currently accepting nominations for our Honorary Fellowships. They award Honorary Fellowships to people who embody our vision and further their goal. This can take many forms, including: Supporting hands-on STEM education and empowering young people from disadvantaged backgrounds. Challenging stereotypes of what a scientist looks like, what scientists do and […]

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Online moderators wanted for ‘I’m A…’

I’m A Scientist are looking for moderators to work with us for 2 weeks this March. You’ll be helping out with our online events, I’m a Scientist UK, I’m an Engineer UK and I’m an Engineer Ireland. The job consists of moderating live chats, approving students’ questions, checking content and generally helping to run the […]

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Video making workshop – Oxford

Science Oxford is pleased to offer this one-day workshop that will give you all the skills you need to make your own videos on a mobile phone, then post it. Boost your marketing and raise your profile by learning how to plan, shoot, edit and then add text, subtitles and music to a video. Get […]

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Public Engagement & Performance conference call

The public engagement and performance conference think it is vital (to the ongoing impact of research) for the public to access, understand and engage with our work. It is, after all, the public who fund, use, and/or participate in research. Vital, therefore, to our ongoing public engagement work is the need for both artists and […]

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Space for all: community funding scheme

The UK Space Agency invites proposals for its space for all community award scheme. This supports the education and outreach aims and objectives of the UK Space Agency education programme and encourages the use of space as an inspiring context for teaching and learning. The programme aims to address the skills needs of the space […]