Applications to volunteer at the Big Bang Fair 2018 are now closed.

Key dates


The Big Bang Fair 2018 will take place at The NEC, Birmingham.

Halls 17-20

Do you have any questions about The Fair?

Please email our volunteering team volunteers@thebigbangfair.co.uk and they will be happy to answer your queries.

Volunteers Frequently Asked Questions


What are the roles you can apply for?

Our volunteers play a vital role in making The Big Bang Fair a massive success. We are looking for volunteers who are friendly, reliable and enjoy working with young people.

Click on the role title to view a full description of the volunteering tasks and skills required to do them.  

What can you gain from our volunteering opportunities?
  • Having a rewarding experience making a difference to young people and inspiring them.
  • Showing them how their studies could lead to a career in science, technology, engineering or maths.
  • Extensive networking opportunities, joining an enthusiastic team of people.
  • Practical and hands-on experience in an exceptional educational event.
  • Developing your teamworking and leadership skills.

 Most importantly, you will have a fun day!

Is there an induction and training?

We aim to give all our volunteers a unique experience at the Big Bang Fair. We will provide you with training and support throughout your volunteering role.

For more details about the support we give to our volunteers, please check our Role Descriptions.

How can you apply?

 How to apply in 5 steps?

  1. Click on the 'Apply to volunteer' button or follow the link here.
  2. Sign up as a volunteer.
  3. Fill out your profile, select the role and date(s) you would like to volunteer.
  4. Click on the ‘Apply’ tab.
  5. Finally, click on 'Volunteers - Big Bang Fair 2018' to submit your application.

Please email volunteers@thebigbangfair.co.uk if any questions regarding the registration process.

We look forward to receiving your application!