April 7-23, 2017

News Releases

GSK Foundation grant to fund new NCSF Ambassadors program

NC GlaxoSmithKline Foundation has awarded a $750,000 grant to Morehead Planetarium and Science Center, a unit of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, in support of the North Carolina Science Festival expansion...
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NC Science Festival connects students and scientists through Invite-A-Scientist events

Volunteer scientists are bringing their expertise to classrooms in 39 counties as part of the Invite-A-Scientist program, a signature program of the North Carolina Science Festival presented by Biogen. Each year, the...
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UNC Challenge Grant funds NC Science Festival events on UNC System campuses

For a second year, the North Carolina Science Festival presented by Biogen reached out to the UNC System to help spread its celebration of science, and universities responded. Selected campuses and institutions in the UNC...
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UNC Science Expo on Saturday, April 9

Children and adults can tour research labs, experiment with hands-on activities, watch live science demonstrations and meet scientists at UNC Science Expo on April 9, 2016 (10 a.m.-3 p.m.), at the University of North...
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NC Science Festival announces its 4th annual Statewide Star Party

Thousands of North Carolinians will be gazing into the skies during the Statewide Star Party, a signature event of the North Carolina Science Festival presented by the Biogen Foundation. The fourth annual Statewide Star...
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NC Science Festival events to be held in southeastern North Carolina

Local venues and community centers in North Carolina’s southeastern region will host events as part of the 2016 North Carolina Science Festival presented by the Biogen Foundation. Statewide, hundreds of events will explore...
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NC Science Festival events to be held in south central North Carolina

Local venues and community centers in North Carolina’s south central region will host events as part of the 2016 North Carolina Science Festival presented by the Biogen Foundation. Statewide, hundreds of events will...
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NC Science Festival events to be held in southwestern North Carolina

Local venues and community centers in North Carolina’s southwestern region will host events as part of the 2016 North Carolina Science Festival presented by the Biogen Foundation. Statewide, hundreds of events will explore...
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NC Science Festival events to be held in piedmont North Carolina

Local venues and community centers in North Carolina’s piedmont region will host events as part of the 2016 North Carolina Science Festival presented by the Biogen Foundation. Statewide, hundreds of events will explore...
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NC Science Festival events to be held in northeastern North Carolina

Local venues and community centers in North Carolina’s northeastern region will host events as part of the 2016 North Carolina Science Festival presented by the Biogen Foundation. Statewide, hundreds of events will explore...
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