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Calling all scientists and engineers with a passion for public engagement to participate in FameLab 2017!

  • FameLab is inviting scientists, mathematicians and engineers across the globe to take part in its flagship science communications competition.
  • Contestants have just 3 minutes to convey a scientific concept of their choice.
  • They will be judged by leading researchers, media personalities and science policy makers on the content, clarity and charisma of their presentation.
  • Each national winner goes on to compete against over 25 other contestants from around the world at The Times Cheltenham Science Festival in June 2017.

Registrations for FameLab UK 2017 are now closed!

We are very sorry if you have missed the opportunity to take part in the competition in 2017 – but do keep an eye on our social media and this website for news on how to take part in FameLab UK 2018!

Please note that this information only concerns participation in the United Kingdom – if you live in another country, you may still be able to take part in fameLab!

For more information on entering FameLab outside of the United Kingdom, please visit the British Council website and select the country of interest to take part in FameLab International.

Contact Us

Any more questions? Send an email to famelab@cheltenhamfestivals.com and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible.


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