FAQ 4 - Are my students eligible for a CREST Award level if they are not in the suggested age range?
Yes – there are no age limits for CREST. The ages listed on
our website are a guideline.
How do I add students to a project?
Student names are printed on CREST certificates for Discovery, Bronze, Silver and Gold awards. At Discovery and Bronze level this is optional. You’ll want to make sure they’re correct before you order your certificates. CREST Star and SuperStar ...
CREST for underrepresented audiences funding
Engage Grants (formerly known as CREST for Underrepresented Audiences grants) are available twice a year to help support UK schools to run CREST Awards. Schools that have high numbers of pupils who are often underrepresented in STEM are encouraged to ...
How to choose the right award level for your students
To choose the right CREST Award for your students, think about their age and ability, and how much time they can commit to the project. Star Awards are typically completed by 5-7 year olds. Students complete a series of 8 Star challenges, ...
Using CREST for the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award
You can do project work in science, technology, engineering or maths (STEM) and count it towards your DofE Skills section through the CREST Awards scheme. Lots of people think of ‘skills’ as being related to art, music or drama, but we know that ...
CREST entry fees for Welsh students
CREST Award fees for students in Wales are paid in full by the Welsh government. This arrangement will continue until at least 31 March 2025. Please choose Wales as your delivery country when asked. This will ensure you aren't charged for your Award ...