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Corporate Supporters

Take your place alongside businesses that share our passion for discovery, invention and originality.

From our internationally significant World Heritage Site in the nucleus of the world’s first industrial city, we tell stories about how ideas can change the world and celebrate the risk-takers, pioneers and forward-thinkers of the past, present and future.

Talk to us about how we could work together to cultivate innovation. Call 0161 606 0180 or email

Thanks to all our corporate supporters

  • Siemens
  • University of Salford
  • Electricity North West
  • Waters Corporation
  • Manchester Science Partnerships

How we work with our supporters


Siemens is the headline sponsor of Manchester Science Festival as part of their Curiosity Project, which aims to inspire the next generation of engineers.

University of Salford

The university has supported Manchester Science Festival since 2013, and is the first ever lead educational sponsor of the festival.

Their flagship MediaCityUK campus provides a secondary hub for the festival with loads of fantastic events, exhibitions and installations.

Electricity North West

A major sponsor of the Manchester Science Festival since 2013, Electricity North West’s CEO also sits on the museum’s advisory board.

Waters Corporation

One of our most loyal supporters, Waters has been supporting our work since 2011 as a major sponsor of the Manchester Science Festival and the structure of matter exhibit in Revolution Manchester, which features their technology.

United Utilities

United Utilities sponsored Underground Manchester and our annual February half term programme Steam, Sweat and Sewers, which promotes their Think Before You Flush campaign.

Manchester Science Partnerships

Manchester Science Partnerships has supported our #HookedOnMusic citizen science events since 2014. This project measures our musical memory to research dementia treatments.

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