Regional CREST Support Organisations (RCSOs)
There are 11 Regional CREST Support Organisations (RCSOs) around the UK, who support the British Science Association to promote the CREST scheme and support schools to deliver CREST.
To find out more about your RCSO please click on their link below.
CREST Accreditation - What is it?
Intro: The CREST Awards The CREST Awards scheme is the British Science Association’s flagship programme for young people, providing science enrichment activities to inspire and engage 5-to-19-year olds. The CREST team accredits resources or ...
Contacting CREST Support
You can contact us via the CREST Help Centre. Please include your name, email address, and if relevant your CREST project ID or registration number. For Discovery and Bronze projects, you’ll find the project id on the project page. For Star, ...
How do I assess a Discovery project?
CREST Discovery requires students to demonstrate skills including problem-solving, independent learning, organisation, teamwork, and communication. To achieve a Discovery Award, you should confirm on your CREST account that each student has: ...
How to run CREST Awards
CREST offers educators an easy-to-run framework for curriculum enhancement and is student-led, encouraging young people to take ownership of their own projects. CREST can be run in schools, clubs, youth groups, other organisations or at home. Check ...
CREST for underrepresented audiences funding
This grant round is CLOSED If registration and support costs are a barrier to running CREST, grants of up to £600 are now available to support and enable schools and organisations to run CREST Awards with young people underrepresented in STEM. Our ...