UK Funding Sources

Here you’ll find a collection of funding opportunities available to support STEM activities in your school, after school or STEM club.


Crowdfunding is a different way of securing funds for your STEAM project. Educators can list their project on crowdfunding sites and attract donations from large numbers of people.

Projects that are supported by crowdfunding are usually those which are creative and have a clear goal. Need some project inspiration? Check out our project ideas!


Find funding for classroom resources through Chuffed, a crowdfunding platform that supports individuals, not-for-profits and community groups raise money for socially conscious projects.



The Crowdfunder platform helps teachers raise money for their school or educational facility. To get schools back on track, Crowdfunder are currently offering 100% free use of the platform to all individuals fundraising for schools in response to coronavirus.



Raise money for your STEAM project with GoFundMe, a crowdfunding platform that allows individuals and organisations to raise money for projects and events.



As the UK’s only community-focused fundraising platform, InvestMyCommunity is a crowdfunding platform available to support individuals and improve society through projects.



Frequently referred to as “The World’s #1 Personal Fundraising Website”, crowdfunding through JustGiving is suitable for anyone looking to raise money for their own project.



Rocketfund, a partner company of Crowdfunder, is a free crowdfunding platform for schools and PTA’s and has the vision to make schools out of this world!


Are you looking for new STEM resources for your classroom? Robotical is loaning Marty the Robot to schools for no-obligation, two-week trials.