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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.

StarSuperStarDiscoveryBronzeSilverGold
Wales£1£1FreeFreeFreeFree
Rest of the UK£1£1£3£5£10£20
International£4£4£6.50£10£20£35

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.

thumb_03_60_60Chris Conheeny

Tapton School

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!

thumb_03_60_60CREST teacher

It’s helped the self-esteem for some low achievers for whom it is their major achievement in school.