Liz Bonnin awarded Honorary Fellowship of the British Science Association

Biochemist, wild animal biologist and presenter, Liz Bonnin, has been awarded a BSA Honorary Fellowship for her outstanding contribution to science, conservation and environmental engagement.Read more

2018 Honorary Fellows named

We're delighted to announce the recipients of this year's Honorary Fellowships - bestowed to those who embody our vision and make outstanding contributions to promoting science.Read more

Location of 2020 British Science Festival revealed

The British Science Association and Anglia Ruskin University announce partnership for 2020 Festival.Read more

British Science Festival will be heading to Coventry & Warwickshire

The British Science Association and University of Warwick announce new partnership for 2019.Read more

British Science Association and URENCO launch CREST in the Netherlands

12th September 2018 – The British Science Association (BSA) and URENCO today announce that CREST Awards are now available to schools and educators in the Netherlands, as part of a pilot project for the awards programme’s international expansion.Read more

BSA receives Sustaining Excellence funding from the Wellcome Trust

The British Science Association is delighted to announce that it has received funding from the Wellcome Trust under the Sustaining Excellence grant scheme. The scheme gives long-term support to organisations who have been previously funded by the Wellcome Trust to increase the impact of their public engagement projects and develop new ways of working.Read more

Top researchers recognised ahead of British Science Festival

The winners of our prestigious Award Lectures for 2018 have been announced. Seven top UK researchers have been recognised for their innovative work and engaging communication skills, following a competitive selection process.Read more

Full programme revealed for British Science Festival 2018

From robotics and the end of the universe, to climate change, spoken word and UV Yoga… Hull and the Humber will come alive with science this SeptemberRead more

Scientific Section Presidents named for 2018

Today, we announced the list of Scientific Section Presidents for 2018. Made up of science professionals, the Sections advise the BSA on the British Science Festival programme and provide regular updates from their specialist field.Read more

Tickets on sale: Run to the Deep live

Tickets are now available for our exclusive, sunset Run to the Deep 10k race in Hyde Park; the only race that takes you on a virtual adventure from the ocean surface to its deepest known depthsRead more

Professor Jim Al-Khalili announced as BSA President-Elect

The British Science Association (BSA) has announced that physicist and broadcaster Professor Jim Al-Khalili is to be its next President, taking up the role in September.Read more

The British Science Festival Community Grants are now open

For the second year running, we're offering community grants to local community groups and organisations who want to get involved in the British Science Festival.Read more