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Inspiring tomorrow’s scientists and engineers

Finding the UK's next big low carbon business idea

The UK's biggest online community for entrepreneurs

Operating responsibly is embedded in the way we carry out our day-to-day business. Social Investment is our voluntary contribution of funding, skills and resources to sustainable programmes that deliver wider benefits to our local communities and society.

Nationally our principal focus is on supporting Enterprise Development and encouraging more young people to pursue STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) education.

Innovation & Enterprise

Shell Livewire

...supports and rewards young entrepreneurs in the UK.

Shell Springboard

...giving financial rewards to innovative SMEs tackling climate change.


Supporting our neighbours

...communities close to Shell UK operations are especially important to us

Other Shell Initiatives

Shell in Society

We supply energy, which helps support economic growth and development. At our operations around the world we try to address social concerns and work to benefit local communities, to protect our reputation and support our business.

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Shell Foundation was established by the Shell Group in 2000 as an an independent, UK registered charity operating in a global mandate. It focuses on global development and environmental challenges linked to the impact of energy and globalisation.

Science & Education

Tomorrow's Engineers

…supporting STEM education in over 500 UK secondary schools.

STEM Education in Scotland

... addressing the future energy challenge through STEM education

Science Museum

...sponsorships to enable scientific engagement and education

Please note that our primary school workshops, family days and teacher-training programme are no longer available through the Shell Education Service. To book one of these activities directly please contact Sphere Science.