What is Generation Science?
Generation Science is a nationwide touring programme of curriculum-linked science and engineering workshops and shows which visits primary schools all over Scotland. It is the UK’s largest Science Technology Engineering and Maths (STEM) education outreach programme and will celebrate its 25th anniversary in 2016.
What is Generation Science Club?
Generation Science Club exists as a network of individuals and companies dedicated to engaging the next generation in science and technology through financial support of the Generation Science programme. Funds raised from the Club are primarily used to support young people in areas of disadvantage.
We have recently introduced a number of new entry levels to the Generation Science Club Membership - starting at £250 for an individual member and £2,000 for a corporate membership. A full personal membership of £500 can allow up to 70 children to enjoy one of our curriculum linked shows and workshops and a corporate membership can allow us to visit 8 different primary schools.
Browse the tabbed sections below to find out more about Generation Science and Generation Science Club including membership options and how you can join or gift a membership.
Bronze Membership - £250
This is the entry level for Membership to Generation Science Club, all members will receive the following benefits:
Taking out a Bronze membership for Generation Science Club enables Edinburgh International Science Festival to deliver a half price Generation Science show to a school.
Silver Membership - £500 (includes joint membership for a couple at £750)
As a Silver Generation Science Club member, you will receive all of the fantastic benefits of a Bronze member and an exclusive invitation to the annual Edinburgh International Science Festival Opening Party in March/April. This level of membership enables us to deliver one free Generation Science show or workshop to a school.
Gold Membership - £1,000
Gold members benefit from all of the above and an invitation to attend a Special Event during the Festival. This level of membership enables us to deliver two Generation Science activities free in schools.
Platinum Membership - £1,500
Platinum members will receive all of the benefits above along with an exclusive invitation to attend a Generation Science performance. We will also provide unique networking opportunities throughout the Festival and keep you well informed of Generation Science and our outreach developments throughout the year. This level of membership enables us to deliver three Generation Science activities for free in schools.
Entry level Corporate membership - £2,000
Full Corporate membership - £4,000
We work with our Corporate Club members to deliver all of the individual membership benefits, along with supporting company objectives through promotion of the sponsorship in local communities and nationwide with bespoke media releases and photo calls during the tour. Membership at this level allows us to deliver between four and eight Generation Science shows or workshops for free in schools.