Can you help us inspire the next generation of Scientists and Engineers?

The Big Bang UK Young Scientists & Engineers Fair is the largest celebration of science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) for young people in the UK.

From the 15th-18th March 2017 at The NEC in Birmingham, over 70,000 young people, teachers and parents will enjoy:

  • High-octane theatre shows
  • 150+ interactive stands and workshops
  • Outstanding science and engineering projects
  • Superb careers information, resources and activities

At The Big Bang Fair 2016, 91% of visiting 11-14 year olds enjoyed The Fair and 4 out of 5 said they learnt a lot from their visit!

Click here to see why!

All of our Big Bang events are free for visitors and having a dynamic volunteer team is key to helping us make sure it remains accessible to all.

94% of our volunteers said they enjoyed taking part at the Big Bang Fair 2016!

Click here to see why!


Volunteering applications for The Big Bang Fair 2017 have now closed.