Strategic Support to Expedite Embedding Public Engagement with Research

This fund invited two types of approach from institutions to help enrich and embed cultures within Higher Education Institutions, firstly where excellent public engagement with research (PER) is supported, valued and rewarded and secondly where PER is integrated within institutional policies, practices and procedures. Funding is provided for six months, with match funding from the institution extending the activity period for three to six months beyond that.

Embedding PER

Grants up to £60,000 were awarded to the following institutions for projects to enhance and embed institutional support for PER

PER challenges

Grants up to £60,000 were awarded to the following institutions for projects to that addressed a specific PER support challenge: