Entry fees per student
In Wales, Discovery – Gold entry fees are paid by the Welsh government. In the rest of the UK, CREST Award entry fees are subsidised by the UK Government. British Forces Overseas schools, with a BFPO address, are treated as British schools.
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Grants and funding
The British Science Association periodically runs grants streams to support schools with CREST entry fees and the support costs associated with running STEM projects. For up to date information about current funding opportunities visit our help centre.
My Stem Club were assessed for their Bronze Award and had so much pride when they got it! The assessor was impressed at the skills they had learned in communication and facing challenges. The whole experience is so valuable!
It’s helped the self-esteem for some low achievers for whom it is their major achievement in school.