The Big Bang UK Young Scientists & Engineers Competition: Competitors & Projects
July 01st 2016

The Big Bang UK Young Scientists & Engineers Competition: Competitors & Projects

The Big Bang UK Young Scientists & Engineers Competition (formerly the National Science + Engineering Competition) is a national competition for young people to showcase their impressive science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) projects and to reward and recognise their achievements. It is open to UK residents in full-time education or training.

The semi-finals for this competition will take place at The Big Bang North West 2016 and we have a plethora of prodigious pupil projects for our judges.

Take a look at our entries, inspirational & amazing!


Sandbach High School & Sixth Form College

Biosensor Device and App
Nicole Nuttall
Bridget Rose

Eco-Globe Shopping Mall of the Future
Millie Cullen
Amelia Paton
Sarah Williams

Bus Shelters
Georgia Egerton
Megan Brooks

The Great Barrier Reef
Education Model
Lucy Gregg
Lois Sourbutts
Alex Dale

Pencil Case of the Future
Amy Barker
Elif Aktan

Natural Skincare Remedies
Imogen Dowell
Jennifer Sutherland

Incinerators and Greenhouses
Matilda Richards

st john plessington

St John Plessington Catholic College

Who Dunnit?
Cordilea Bloxham
Joanna Fallon
Ruby Larsen
Dylan Lindor
Camron Pierce
Alyx Williams


The Belvedere Academy

3D Printing – H2GO
Maria Bristow
Hope Thurgood
Sarah Hoey
Amaia Hemmings
Hannah Hagen
Gabrielle Mcloughlin-Cleverly

st julies

St Julie’s Catholic High School

UV Investigations
Sheifa Saki
Catherine Mairs
Emily Toolan
Molly Owen
Ava Quirk
Hannah Gibney

queens park high

Queen’s Park High School

Train a Snail
Joshua Greenwood
Tyler Gordon
James Fawcett
Finlay Jaworski
Joseph Smith
Adam Thomas

How light intensity effects plant growth
Rory Jones
Ben Barker
Anusha Kommuru
Kiara Parlevliet
Kamila Glowacka
Caitlin Henderson

future techFuture Tech Studio School

FTSS Weather Station
Joseph Burden
Chloe Hodges
Emily Gennis
Tyler Armfield
Lewis Schofield
Lewis Warburton

Clinoptilolite Manual Handling
Simone Wilson
Raussell-Vince Mendingo
Thomas Yates
Gareth Daintith


Notre Dame Catholic College

In The Eye Of The Future
Amarra Mossman
Christina Leong

Catching Drugs Cheats
Shambriththa Umarajan

A look at hydroponics as a possible solution to the world’s growing food crisis
Nathan Bradbury
Zoe Bradbury
Aiden Brookes-Smith

holly lodge

Holly Lodge Girls’ College

Understanding the BRCA Gene
Sian Cross
Olivia Campbell

Non disjunction of chromosomes stop frame animation
Ellie Vallis
Libbie Challis

Osmosis in Blood Cells
Amelia Egde

Understanding Huntington’s Disease
Kacey O’Brien

Exploring human reproduction using a candy uterus!
Thea Corrigan
Charlotte Ryan

alderley edge

Alderley Edge School for Girls

Level monitoring in Effluent Tanks
Holly Bennett
Hala Kawa
Gwyneth Spence
Emily Moylan

Eco Hotel
Aditi Chandana
Madi Ashurst
Imogen Hughes
Lucy Ferris
Sophie Kay
Maggie Khoryati


Literland High School

Should energy drinks be banned in our school?
Curtis Winter
Katie Byrne


Urmston Grammar School

Skate Park ‘n’ Ride
George Courtney
Ella Kenny
Emily Greaves
Nick Kalathas
Vanessa Carter
Katie Southern


Christ The King Catholic High School

Hover into the Future
Paul Motyka

Joseph Kershaw
Megan Morrell

Cats Are Talking
Samuel McDonald


Lancaster Girls’ Grammar School

The Aeronauticals
Emily Lavander
Rebecca Argall
Flo Holdsworth
Amelia Garnett

Girls Fast and Furious
Raya McGeer
Eleni Troughton
Laura Mann

Lancaster Speed Hounds
Ellen Aston
Emma Chandler
Robyn Lund

Fast Cats
Bella Leong-Smith
Olivia Kilburn
Jasmine Patel
Jemima Pomfret

Green Forest Sports
Rhiann Bevan
Rebecca Ward
Amy Wardle
Liddy Osmond
Tamsin Wood
Ayshah Mehtajee

thomas adams

The Thomas Adams School

Does sleep affect test results?
Katie Brownson

Alternatives to Antibiotics
Amber Coxill
Phillipa Greenwood
Abbie Threadgold

How can we save the planet?
Boo Hobbs
Eve Coburn

How to make alcohol more palatable
Matthew Newell
Tom Watts
Tian Purvis
Robin Broad

Can we create a new impact protection?
Ollie Kinson
Max Chesters
Euan Berube

Good luck to all of our competitors!

The Big Bang UK Young Scientists & Engineers Competition: Meet the Judges!
The Big Bang UK Young Scientists & Engineers Competition: Award Sponsors
The Big Bang North West is sponsored by AstraZeneca


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