Inspiring Science: Successful applicants announced in round 2 of funding!
Inspiring Science is a capital fund that helps support Science Centres in transforming what they do and what they offer the public. With five Centres successfully awarded grants in 2017, six more have successfully secured up to three million in funding during Round two of the Inspiring Science bid.
Funded by Wellcome and UK Research and Innovation, successful grant holders who are members of the ASDC network have the opportunity to redesign their exhibition spaces, transform their community outreach and rethink the way in which they engage the public with STEM every day.
The 2018 successful applicants are:
Catalyst Science and Discovery Centre
Dundee Science Centre
Eureka! National Children's Museum
Glasgow Science Centre
National Space Centre
ASDC were fundamental in securing the Inspiring Science Fund for Science Centres across the UK, to build on and better utilise an already successful infrastructure for engaging and involving the public in scientific research and development.