Scinapse is a growing voluntary network of more than 80 organisations and individuals in the Mid West region of Western Australia who are passionate about science and the way it helps us understand our world. We work together to create great science-based activities including:
Supported by Inspiring Australia and Scitech
is to see a strong Mid West community purposefully engaged with science
How to get involved
Join one of our upcoming activities
Sign up for our newsletter
Lead on an activity
Scinapse partners with local people and organisations to run science engagement activities. Past activities have included film nights, tours of research facilities, community science nights, science talks, festivals and coding clubs.
We work with partners who take a ‘lead’ on the events. Scinapse can support you with:
The steps and process for ‘ideas’ becoming Scinapse events is summarised in the image below. Don’t be daunted though, this whole process can be very quick and easy.
The first step is can be either to call the Scinapse coordinator on (08) 9965 5371 or go ahead and submit a brief Expression of Interest or suggestion for an event
The criteria Scinapse uses to assess ideas and opportunities are in a downloadable pdf:criteria-for-scinapse-activities
We are a team of volunteers who are passionate about science and we’d love you to join us. There are several ways you can be part of this group of like-minded science lovers:
Join our committee – We meet monthly to discuss events and ways of better engaging the general community with science activities. Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Join our membership – Sign up to receive updates on Scinapse activities and events, and to get involved in them.
Propose an event that we can support you to run.
Read about recent activities
Mission and Strategy
Click on the image below to download the 2012-15 Scinapse (formerly MWSEG) strategy: mwseg-strategy-one-page-summary-feb-2012