Ultimate STEM Challenge


Well done to the 2017/18 Ultimate STEM Challenge entrants. The standard of entries was higher than ever this year, and we saw some fantastic projects. Take a look at our judge feedback, which highlights the features of the highest-scoring entries. 

The finalists and semi-finalists listed below will all receive a Bronze Crest Award. 

The finalists will be invited to present their work to a panel of judges at the Science Museum in London on 12 March. 

  • Max and William, Bethany School, Kent
  • Amelia and Uma, Bolton School Girls Division, Greater Manchester
  • Edward, Eleanor, Lorna and Theo, Bredon Hill Academy, Worcestershire
  • George, Philip, Samuel and Tom, Colyton Grammar School, Devon
  • Amy, Mahima and Maya, Colyton Grammar School, Devon
  • Joshua and Robert, Colyton Grammar School, Devon
  • Charlie, Daniel, Hayden and Lewis, Colyton Grammar School, Devon
  • Floriane and Jodie, Interhigh Education
  • Christopher, James and Matthew, Oakhill School and Nursery, Lancashire
  • Bethan, Kieran, Leo and Lucy Pensby High School, Wirral
  • Bethany, Edlene and Lucy, St Peter’s Church of England Aided School, Devon
  • Aimee, Eve, Jennifer and Megan, Walton Priory Middle School, Staffordshire


  • Amber, Isabella, Keira and Victoria, Bay House School, Hampshire
  • Emma and Katie, Belmont Academy, Ayrshire
  • Emma, Izzy, Katie and Laura, Bohunt School, Hampshire
  • Eve, Matilda, Poppy and Ruqayya, Bournemouth School for Girls, Dorset
  • Anna, Annabel, Freya and Robin, Colyton Grammar School, Devon
  • Kate, Jasleen and Varshini, Heathside School, Surrey
  • Joshua, Joshua, Ryan and Toby, Hull Collegiate School, Yorkshire
  • Jack, Liam, Max and Tyler, Park Community School, Hampshire
  • Howard and Isaac, St Peter’s Church of England Aided School, Devon