FameLab is the world's leading science communication competition. It is designed to inspire, motivate and develop scientists and engineers to actively engage with the public and stakeholders. 

The British Council in partnership with the Times Cheltenham Science Festival has seen more than 9000 emerging scientists and engineers participate from over 30 countries since 2007. This year for the first time the British Council Bangladesh launched FameLab Bangladesh in association with First Security Islami Bank Limited, ICT division, Govt of People's Republic of Bangaldesh and Times Cheltenham Science Festival. 

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Listen here to some previous FameLab winners on why you should sign up and how the competition has changed their lives.

Important dates

FameLab Bangladesh 2018 will be hosted in the following phases:

1. Initial Heats : 18-24 March 2018 at British Council Auditorium, 5 Fuller Road, Dhaka

2. National Heat: 12 April 2018 at British Council Auditorium, 5 Fuller Road, Dhaka

3. International Finale in the UK: 5- 10 June 2018 at Cheltenham Science Festival

Come and join the Bangladesh's science talents

Family and friends are encouraged to come along and lend support to competing FameLabbers. By joining the audience you can create a lively atmosphere for the contestants.

If you are interested to cheer the FameLabbers, let us know your name, contact number, e-mail address, age and gender through an e-mail at- famelab.bd@britishcouncil.org by 11 April 2018 and pre-book a seat just in case you miss it! Seats will be available on first come first serve basis.