Competition!

Share a photo of you and your kids doing one of our psychology activities to win £100 and an activity goodie bag!

  • ExpeRimental house design

    Explore the world of psychology with our experiments.

    Credit: Royal Institution

How to enter

We want to see you doing the ExpeRimental activities! Send us a photo of you and your children doing one of our psychology experiments and you could win a £100 voucher (for the grown-ups) and an activity goodie bag (for the kids).

To enter, simply try one of our psychology activities, which we’ll be releasing throughout May and June, take a photo or video, and share it with us on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram by 20 August. Make sure you tag us, and include the hashtag #ExpeRimental so we see it. We’ll pick a winner at the start of September. 

The first experiment

We'll be releasing a new psychology activity every Thursday throughout May and June. Check back here, or subscribe on YouTube.

Terms and conditions

  • To enter you must be aged 18 or over
  • Images submitted must be the intellectual property of the person sharing, and you must have the consent of all parties featured. Media showing children must only be entered with consent of the legal guardian. By sharing photos with us and using the #ExpeRimental hashtag you confirm that you have consent from the responsible parties, or grant it yourself if applicable.
  • We’ll accept entries from anywhere in the world. The prize will be an Amazon voucher worth £100, and the goodie bag will be posted. We’ll contact the winner to confirm delivery address.
  • Only entries shared on or before 20 August 2017 will be included
  • The copyright of each work remains with the entrant but the Royal Institution reserves the right to reproduce any of the social media posts in any materials or websites relating to the Royal Institution and to use the entries for future exhibitions and display
  • If you do not have access to Twitter, Instagram, or Facebook, you can email entries to richannel@ri.ac.uk
  • You can share as many photos as you want, and please do try lots of the activities, but each person will only be entered into the competition once

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