Explorathon has received funding through the UKRI Horizon Europe Guarantee Fund under Grant Ref: EP/X020762/1.

Our Delivery Partners

Explorathon could also not take place if it wasn’t for the support of researchers from across Scotland and beyond. We are also supported by a number of other organisations and partner with other events across the country:

Aberdeen Art Gallery

Aberdeen Archives, Gallery & Museums (AAGM) cares for collections of outstanding importance and quality on behalf of the people of Aberdeen. 

Aberdeen Science Centre

Discover a world of exploration, excitement and wonder at Aberdeen Science Centre. Now re-opened after a remarkable £6million transformation, enjoy more than 60 amazing interactive exhibits, set across six innovative and awe-inspiring zones.


TechFest is an innovative charity which consistently provides quality STEM events throughout Scotland and with over 35 years experience in promoting STEM subjects.

WayWORD Festival

WayWORD is a student and youth-led literary arts festival brought to you by the WORD Centre for Creative Writing, University of Aberdeen and takes place in September 2022.