Promoting Social Mobility and Diversity in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths.
In2scienceUK empowers young people from disadvantaged backgrounds to achieve their potential through life changing opportunities that give them insights into STEM careers and research and boosts their skills and confidence.
Why In2scienceUK Exists
In2scienceUK exists to unlock the potential of young people from disadvantaged backgrounds and boost diversity and inclusion in the sector to ensure the UK remains at the forefront of science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) based industries. With salaries in STEM being 20% higher than other sectors, this helps young people progress to better-paid jobs and economic stability.
We leverage the skills, expertise, and passion of STEM professionals and researchers, to support young people from disadvantaged backgrounds become the innovators and pioneers of the future.
We are an impact led organisation passionate about supporting young people to achieve their potential and pursue a STEM career.
Evaluations show that after the programme students are more likely to:
Feel that anyone can become a scientist or engineer
Know a wide range of STEM careers and pathways
Feel confident to write a high-quality personal statement