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Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations

The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations is the membership organisation for Scotland's charities, voluntary organisations and social enterprises. Charity registered in Scotland SC003558. Registered office Mansfield Traquair Centre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh EH3 6BB.

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British Science Association - Kick Start Grants

Summary

The British Science Association, with funding from the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy, is providing grants for schools in challenging circumstances to organise their own science and engineering events.

There are a number of different grants available:

  • Kick Start Grant: A grant for your school to run an activity during British Science Week.
  • Kick Start Youth Grant: A grant for students aged 10-19 at your school to organise and deliver an activity during British Science Week.
  • Kick Start More Grant: A grant or your school to host a science event or activity that involves your students and the local community. The community can include families/carers, members of local community groups, local businesses and the local press.
  • Combined Kick Start Grant and Youth Grant: A grant for your school to run an activity during British Science and an additional activity organised and delivered by students aged 10-19.

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Geographical areas funded: UK

Fund type

Type of funding:
Grant
Type of cost:
Capital, Revenue

Fund award sizes

Maximum:
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Notes on award amounts:
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Who can apply

You must be a state funded school in England, Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland. To be eligible, schools must either: have a high proportion (over 30%) of pupils eligible for the pupil premium or equivalent: Have a high proportion (over 30%) of pupils from ethnic minority backgrounds; and/or be a small school based in a remote and rural location.

When to apply

The next deadline is 7 November 2022.

Next deadline: 7 Nov 2022

How to apply

Apply online via the British Science Association website.

Contact information

Activites funded: Education & training Science & technology

Beneficiaries funded: Black & Ethnic Minorities Children People in poverty Rural communities Young people

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British Association For The Advancment Of Science