The UK Bebras is free to enter thanks to the generous sponsorship of the following organisations.
Oxford University is now the National Organising Body of the competition. The University's support for the UK section of this international competition will include hosting events for top achieving students.
It has been a pleasure to have Google join us this year as sponsor. They have encouraged us to be more ambitious than ever and have generously provided the funding we need to realise those ambitions.
Previous Sponsors who have helped us immensely
The Raspberry Pi Foundation is a registered charity dedicated to the advancement of education in computing and the use computing technology across other subjects, including STEM and the creative arts. In pursuit of its charitable mission the Foundation designs and sells the Raspberry Pi computer, a small credit card sized Linux computer that retails for $35. Proceeds from selling Raspberry Pis are ploughed back into supporting educational projects aligned to the Foundations goals via the Raspberry Pi Education Fund. Through this fund, the Raspberry PI Foundation is a proud sponsor of the Beaver UK informatics competition.
ARM Holding PLC is the world’s leading supplier of energy efficient microprocessor technology and it’s technology is at the heart of the world’s most advanced digital products. ARM designs scalable, energy efficient-processors that deliver the intelligence in applications ranging from sensors to servers, including smartphones, tablets, enterprise infrastructure and the Internet of Things. It’s technology enables the creation of new markets and the transformation of industries and society. If you have an portable digital product, you have an ARM powered device. As a FTSE 40 company, with headquarters in Cambridge UK, ARM is pleased to sponsor the UK chapter of the international Beavers informatics competition.
The Computing at School (CAS) Working Group aims to promote the teaching of computer science at school. The support and encouragement of this organisation and its members have been of great importance in enabling the UK to enter the Bebras community successfully this year.