FAQ 6 - Are there any deadlines for CREST?
No – there are no deadlines or time limits for CREST.
Please note that UK certificate delivery takes 2-4 weeks once payment has been received. International orders may take longer.
FAQ 1 - How do I get started with the CREST awards?
Choose a CREST Award level The first thing you need to do, when starting your CREST Award, is choose an award level. There are six CREST award levels: Star, Superstar, Discovery, Bronze, Silver and Gold. The amount and complexity of the work needed ...
Enter an Extended Project Qualification (EPQ) for a CREST Award
If your students are working towards an Extended Project Qualification in an area related to science, technology, engineering or maths, they can gain extra recognition for their work by entering your project for a CREST Gold Award. There’s a lot of ...
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 ...
FAQ 3 - How much do the CREST Awards cost?
You can find our full table of costs (including international prices) on our website: Fees and Funding. All Discovery – Gold CREST Awards in Wales are free as they are fully subsidised by the Welsh government. We do provide grant and funding ...
FAQ 2 - How do I run the CREST awards?
Star and Superstar The 8 x 1-hour activities required for the Star/Superstar awards can be delivered all together or spread out over a term or more. They can be used to connect with curriculum topics and build your students’ excitement for science. ...