Keep in touch after your award as a member of our CREST Alumni Network. Whether you’ve completed Discovery, Bronze, Silver or Gold, you can join the network for free by completing this form.


As a CREST Alumni Network member, you’ll be able to find out about:

  • the latest events and competitions
  • volunteer opportunities at the big events run by the British Science Association (BSA) 
  • find out how you can judge for the National Science + Engineering Competition (if you have a STEM degree)
  • CREST Alumni Network members automatically become members of the BSA, offering you the opportunity to share your passion for science with a growing community across the UK.

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My Gold Award project gave me the opportunity to request 3 weeks extra work experience in Analytical R&D at Pfizer, Sandwich. I worked on HPLC methods of analysis of drug compounds and their degradation products. It helped me get a summer vacation placement in the department in the holiday before starting university. It was all good experience, I worked with nice people, learned a lot about separation techniques and realised that chemistry would be an ideal choice of degree subject for me.

Dr Amanda Hardy, CREST Alumni