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Organise an event


Organising an event for National Science & Engineering Week needn't be hard!

The NSEW team has put together free resources designed to help you create a buzz around science, inspire your audience, and make NSEW the best week of the year! Browse this section and start planning today...

How-to guides for event organisers

Tips and advice about planning, publicising and fundraising your event.

Organisers' leaflets for NSEW 2014

Whether you're a school or an organisation, these leaflets give you a good summary of how you can take part in NSEW 2014.

Funding for events

Your school or organisation could be eligible for up to £350 funding from the NSEW grant schemes!

Event case studies

Packed full of great ideas, our inspiring case-studies provide accounts of some of the best events and activities that have taken part during National Science & Engineering Week since 2009.

Engineering case studies & ideas

Thinking about organising an engineering event or activity for National Science & Engineering Week? Want some ideas for activities involving designing, building or the application of science or maths?

Visit this page for case studies, ideas for events and activity packs to get you started.