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|Water Explorer - Win Water Workshops & Prizes |
Water Explorer is an exciting new online initiative for schools where students can get involved in water conservation challenges, gain points and win Water Workshops and plenty of prizes such as digital cameras and more. The programme engages schools in 11 countries in understanding how water affects lives, and taking practical action to protect and save water in school communities. The programme is open to young people aged 8-14 in Ireland, the UK, Germany, France, Poland, Italy, Spain, South Africa, Turkey, Bermuda and Switzerland. Check out our Facebook and Twitter.
Closing date: 09/11/2016 www.waterexplorer.ie
Phone: 01 8832185
Global Action Plan, AXIS Ballymun, Main Street, Ballymun, Dublin 9
|Sightsavers Junior Painter Awards |
Sharpen Your Pencils, Clean Your Brushes, Get Set For The Return Of Sightsavers Junior Painter Awards. Open to primary school students of all ages across Ireland, this year’s theme of “Framing the Future” is expected to inspire thousands of imaginative entries. Sightsavers wants to frame the future as an inclusive world where children living with disabilities get to go to school and invites Irish children to let their imaginations run wild and create their very own masterpiece which envisions what they see when they think of the future. 15 regional winners will have their work displayed at a special Awards Day in spring 2017 where three overall national winners will be announced.
Closing date: 25/11/2016 www.sightsavers.ie/juniorpainter
70 Upper George’s Street Dún Laoghaire, Dublin
European Day of Languages 2016 “Climate Change in…” Mark the European Day of Languages by reporting on climate change through a modern foreign language or Irish, and win an environmental field trip up to a value of €2,300.
Start: 10/03/2016 Closing date: 28/10/2016 www.leargas.ie
King's Inns House, Parnell Street Dublin
|BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition 2017 |
The BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition takes place from 11th to 14th January 2017, at the RDS in Dublin. Entries must be submitted by Wednesday 28th of September 2016. For event updates or for more information on how to enter competition, visit the site below.
Start: 11/01/2017 End: 14/01/2017 www.btyoungscientist.com
Phone: (ROI): 1800 924 362 (NI): 0800 917 1297
|Primary Science Fair |
RDS Primary Science Fair - Calling for Entries! Entries will open for the 2017 RDS Primary Science Fair from September 7th! The Fair provides a public forum for primary schools across Ireland to showcase their class STEM projects, receive feedback from experts in the field and learn from viewing other projects at a major exhibition, the BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition. All schools are invited to submit an expression of interest for a stand via the online form before the closing date NEW 2017: You can choose between the RDS or Limerick! (dates for the Limerick Fair will differ)
Start: 12/01/2017 End: 14/01/2017 School Level: Open to 4th, 5th and 6th class (ROI) and Key Stage 2 (NI) www.rds.ie/primarysciencefair
Phone: 01 240 7990
RDS, Ballsbridge, Dublin