The Oxford Mail announced the launch of a CREST accredited 10 week science programme at their Natural History Museum.
The Loughborough Echo announced the launch of this years’ 3M’s Young Innovator’s Challenge. 3M gives all their participants a fully subsidised CREST Award to recognise their achievements!
North-West Evening Mail featured a Gold CREST student and her placement at Siemens over the summer holidays
Sec-Ed website featured the winners of last months’ Youth Grand Challenges finals and their CREST Awards projects
Imperial College blogged about a team of competition-winning London school pupils and their CREST project about electricity-generating insoles.
The Greater London Authority announced the launch of the Mayors’ London Scientist Award, which will fund up to 5,000 pupils who are underrepresented in STEM to enter their projects for a CREST Award. Also reported by KWC Today.
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.