It has been incredible receiving so many fantastic entries over the years from all over the UK and Ireland and we would like to thank you again for your interest in the Bright Ideas Challenge. 

Here are a few highlights from the competition:

# Bright ideas received – 3,397, # Students engaged – 9,120, # Schools participated – 825, Prize money awarded - £200,500

Shell will continue to support STEM education through a number of STEM programmes to help increase the diversity and number of young people going into engineering careers and to support teachers to deliver the curriculum.


As we know you might be looking for STEM resources to keep the bright ideas coming, we encourage you to use NEON to continue supporting your students in their STEM journey. NEON is a new website for teachers, from EngineeringUK that brings together the UK's best engineering experiences and inspiring careers-resources.

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