FEBRUARY 26TH 2015 SCIENCE DEMO COMPETITION

Would you like to inspire the next generation of scientists, develop your communication skills, share your love of science, win £20 Amazon vouchers and be in with a chance of claiming ‘Best UCLan and Ri YSC Demo 2015’?

We challenge you to give a short 5 minute demo that engages and excites kids about science – any area, any aspect.

The competition is open to all staff and students, with training & support available to all participants. Enter either solo, as a pair or a group.

Five winners will be chosen to receive £20 Amazon vouchers and perform their demo in British science week to an audience of local primary school children. The ‘Best UCLan and Ri YSC Demo 2015’ chosen by the audience!

Important dates are:

Science communication training (optional) Tuesday 10th Fe5 winners chosen Thursday 26th Feb

Demo day during British Science week Thursday 19th March

This a unique and fun way of developing science communication skills, promoting your area of science and inspiring the next generation of scientists

Up for the challenge? Submit your entry by Friday 30th January. For more details or to discuss ideas email Sujata Patel at YSC@uclan.ac.uk

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