The STEM School Label competition 2020


In collaboration with the 2020 STEM Discovery Campaign, the STEM School Label project is inviting primary and secondary schools to use the STEM School Label platform as a way of developing their STEM strategy at the school level and share their stories of implementation with other schools.

The STEM Discovery Campaign is a yearly international initiative that invites projects, organisations and schools across Europe and around the world, to celebrate careers and studies in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM).The STEM Discovery Campaign is supported by Scientix (, the Community for Science Education in Europe. Scientix promotes and supports a Europe-wide collaboration among STEM teachers, education researchers, policymakers and other STEM education professionals. Scientix has been running since 2010 organizing teacher-training activities, dissemination conferences and events, and supporting the exchange of knowledge and experiences in STEM Education via its portal, publications and events. Scientix is funded by the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme and coordinated by European Schoolnet.

The Competition is open to all primary and secondary school stakeholders from European Union countries and Horizon 2020 associated countries who are acting on behalf of their school and developing their STEM School strategy.


To participate, we ask you to do one of the following action:

  1. Create an account on the STEM School Label platform ( and submit a Case Study via the platform (on behalf of your school)
  2. Organise an event related to one of the STEM School Label criteria and submit a School Practice Evidence via the platform (on behalf of your school)
  3. Show your new STEM School Label achieved during the competition period (on behalf of your school)


Entries submitted between 7 February and 30 April 2020 at 23:59 Central European Time (CET) will be eligible!

The winner will be able to present their STEM strategy in front of Ministries of Education during the online STEM High Level Event and gain significant visibility for their school.

Steps to participate:

Step 1: Create an account for the school on STEM School Label

Step 2: Fill in the online competition submission form available on the competition page in the Scientix portal.

You want to know more about the steps to follow and the eligibility criteria? Check the STEM School Label competition’s terms and conditions

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