Enter for a Festival of Chemistry

Entries for the 2019 Festivals of Chemistry are now open. Explore the Festival map to see the dates and locations for the programme and submit your entry using the entry form below. Places are no longer offered on a first come, first served basis but do submit your entry as soon as possible for the best chance of attending your Festival of choice. Please note those schools who submitted a priority entry before 31st January, you will be notified in February if you have been successful in securing a place at the Festival of your choice.

Who can participate?
A school may enter one team of four students from:

  • Year 7 and/or 8 in England and Wales
  • Year P7 and/or S1 in Scotland
  • Year 8 and/or 9 in Northern Ireland
  • Primary 6 and/or Secondary Year 1 in the Republic of Ireland

Any queries, contact us at festivals@salters.co.uk, or explore our FAQs which should help answer your question(s).

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If we are unable to offer you a place at your preferred choice, we may offer a place at the nearest alternative.


Terms and Conditions of Entry:

Entry is £30 (€35) per school (non-refundable) and is restricted to one team of four students from:-
Years 7 and/or 8 in England and Wales
Years P7 and/or S1 in Scotland
Years 8 and/or 9 in Northern Ireland
Primary 6 and/or Secondary Year 1 in the Republic of Ireland

Students who have participated before are not eligible to participate again.

Schools who cancel within fourteen days of the Festival, or who fail to show up on the day, will be charged a cancellation fee of £30 (€35) [in addition to the entry fee of £30 (€35)]. If you need to cancel your entry for any reason it is essential that you contact the Programme Co-ordinator at the Salters’ Institute and not the University Host. Failure to do so will incur the cancellation fee.


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