The 2019 team includes:

GSSfS Director: Dr Lynne Bianchi

GSSfS National Campaign Manager: Ellen Logan

GSSfS Regional Campaign Coordinator: Tayba Nazir

GSSfS Teacher Champions: Julie Wiskow

GSSfS Social Media Campaign Supporters: Supported by Curious Minds

The Great Science Share for Schools is pioneered by the Science & Engineering Education Research and Innovation Hub and supported by The University of Manchester, BASF, Manchester City Council, Curious Minds, the Peter Jones Foundation and the Comino Foundation.

BASF is pleased to support the Great Science Share for Schools and the work it does in inspiring young people’s interest in science. As the world’s largest chemical company, BASF understands the importance of engaging students in science at an early age. Through initiatives such as BASF’s ScienceXperience and competitions ( as well as a sites across the UK, we provide hands-on learning that helps today’s students become the innovators and leaders of the future.

About our supporters:

The campaign benefits from collaboration with a wide range of STEM organisations, charities and trusts. Each helps by sharing information with their membership and offering free incentives and resources to teachers where possible.

Association for Science Education


British Council

Bury Grammar School

Catalyst Discovery Centre

Chemical Industries North West

Chemical Industries Association

Children’s University


Comino Foundation

Curiosity Box

Curious Minds

Derby High School

Falinge Park High School

Greater Manchester Combined Authority

Greater Manchester STEM Collaborative


Institution of Engineering & Technology Institute of Physics

Kids Against Plastic Manchester City Council

Look Out

Manchester Museum

Manchester Science & Industry Museum

Ogden Trust

Oldham Hulme School

OIdham Enterprise Trust

Peter Jones Foundation


Primary Rocks

Primary Science Teaching Trust

Primary Science Quality Mark

Rochdale Council

Roslin Institute, The University of Edinburgh

Royal Astronomical Society

Royal Society

Sarah’s Adventures in Science

Scientific & Technology Facilities Council

Science Sparks

Spring Learning


Suffolk University

STEM Learning


UWE Bristol and Bath

University of Manchester

Unleash the Infants

Wellcome Trust

Whitworth Art Gallery



Contact us:

The University of Manchester, C54, Sackville Street Building, Sackville Street, Manchester M13 9PL

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Disclaimer: The Great Science Share for Schools, the University of Manchester and affiliated partners and sponsors encourage you to be involved and create many events.  Note that it is essential that you accept full responsibility and liability for your own events.