Scientists: Engage school students with your work

Help students stay connected with science, their teachers and classmates in I’m a Scientist.

  • Chat with students and teachers using a text only platform
  • Answer students’ questions about working in science
  • Compete for votes to win £500 for your engagement projects

All science-related professionals are welcome to apply. You could be working in industry, academia or the public sector. You could be a technician, an apprentice, or in roles like comms or management. Take part to show students the wide range of STEM-related careers out there.
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It only takes 2 minutes to register.
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What scientists say:

“The questions asked were both fun and challenging, keeping me on my toes at all times and giving me a fresh perspective and enthusiasm for my own research”
“Love, love, loving taking part in @imascientist, so much fun, very engaging”

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