Nutty Scientists

Nutty Scientists? is the world-leading children's science 'edutainment' franchise. A Nutty Scientists franchise allows you to achieve your financial and personal goals. Nutty Scientists is 100% committed to your success; we will be here for you every step of the way to assist you as you build your Nutty Scientists business!

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Nutty Scientists


Nutty Scientists Franchise Cost and Requirements for 2022


Nutty Scientists is a Global Leader in the development of STEAM programs (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math) for children of all ages. Our hands-on programs peak the interest and curiosity of children (and adults!) at schools, camps, parties, festivals, and special events all over the world! Our curriculum library contains hundreds of programs, all with catchy names and engaging experiments that keep kids coming back for more. This is why we have been chosen as a top choice among child education-edutainment franchises. We have a lot of amazing things happening that are on the cutting edge of STEAM!Nutty Scientists has a growing customer base and makes a real difference in the lives of children, helping them succeed in the twenty-first century. Our internationally recognized pedagogic methodology increases children's motivation, as well as their creativity, problem-solving and understanding of basic analytics.

Nutty Scientists doesn't only have cutting-edge programs with a focus on science, technology, engineering, mathematics and arts (STEAM), but completes the curriculum with environmental, nutritional and health and prevention programs.

Company Details

Established: 1996
First Unit Franchised: 1998
Franchised Units: 235 Franchises in 56 Countries. With 6 Franchises in the US.
Company Owned Units: 3
States Registered In: Alabama - AL, Alaska - AK, Arizona - AZ, Arkansas - AR, California, Connecticut - CT, Delaware - DE, Florida - FL, Georgia - GA, Idaho - ID, Illinois, IL, Indiana - IN, Iowa - IA, Kansas - KS, Kentucky - KY, Louisiana - LA, Maine - ME, Massachusetts - MA, Michigan - MI, Mississippi - MS, Missouri - MO, Montana - MT, Nebraska - NE, Nevada - NV, New Hampshire - NH, New Jersey - NJ, New Mexico - NM, North Carolina - NC, Ohio - OH, Oklahoma - OK, Oregon - OR, Pennsylvania - PA, Rhode Island - RI, South Carolina - SC, South Dakota - SD, Tennessee - TN, Texas - TX, Utah - UT, Vermont - VT, Virginia - VA, West Virginia - WV, Wyoming - WY
Canada Franchises: No
International Franchises: Yes

Support and Training Offered By Nutty Scientists

Financial Assistance Provided: No
Site Selection Assistance: Yes
Lease Negotiation Assistance: No
Recruiting Assistance: Yes
Cooperative Advertising: Yes
Two trainings. First one is 20 hours online (for owner/manager). Second one is 5 days onsite and launch event (operations training and launch event)

2022 Franchise Requirements Needed to Own a Nutty Scientists Franchise.

What does a Nutty Scientists Franchise Cost?

Nutty Scientists franchise fees for 2022:

Cash Investment: $35,000
Total Investment:

Model (1). Home  Based Franchise. From $35,500-$43,800. 

Model (2). Retail Lab Space. From $44,850-$149,800

Minimum Net Worth: $40,000
Franchise Fee: $28,000
Royalty: $220 per month or 6% (whichever is greater)
Ad: Not until we grow to more than 20 Franchises. Then 2%
Item 19: Yes
Average Number of Employees: 1
Visa Candidates: Yes
Passive Ownership:Yes
Home-Based: Yes
B2B: Yes
Master Franchise Opportunities: Yes
Veteran Discount: Yes (10%)

Is Nutty Scientists a Semi Absentee Franchise with a Passive Ownership Opportunity?

Yes. Nutty Scientists is a semi absentee franchise and allows passive ownership. A semi-absentee franchise is a business you could start and run while still maintaining a job or other obligation.

Is Nutty Scientists a Home Based franchise?

Yes. Nutty Scientists is a home based franchise opportunity.

What Do Nutty Scientists Franchise Owners Make?

Click here to find out how much Nutty Scientists franchisees make. Nutty Scientists offers an Item 19 in their Franchise Disclosure Document which provides financial information about select franchisees in their franchise system.

Is Nutty Scientists a Master Franchise Opportunity?

Yes. Nutty Scientists is a master franchise opportunity. A master franchisee is responsible to recruit, train and support franchisees in their territory.

Does Nutty Scientists Offer a Veteran Discount?

Yes. Nutty Scientists franchise does offer a veteran discount.

Does Nutty Scientists Work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa Candidates?

Yes. Nutty Scientists franchise does work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa candidates.

Is Nutty Scientists Looking for Franchisees in Canada?

No. Nutty Scientists franchise is not looking for Canada franchisees.

Is Nutty Scientists Looking for International franchisees?

Yes. Nutty Scientists franchise is looking for International franchisees.

Additional Information

Additional Categories

Education, Child Related, Non Food Franchises

Number of Units Open

100+ UNITS

Cash Required

$25,000 - $50,000

Master Franchise


Passive Franchise


Home Based Franchise


Item 19 Franchise


Veteran Discount




Franchise Opportunities in Canada


International Franchise Opportunities


E2 Visa Franchise


Nutty Scientists Franchises for Sale

Click Here to inquire about existing Nutty Scientists franchises for sale. We may have Nutty Scientists franchise resales. A franchise resale is an already established franchise owned by a franchisee and the franchisee is looking to sell their franchise.

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