Public Engagement with Research Seed Fund: Open for Applications

Do you have a great idea for a Public Engagement with Research project which needs some financial support?

The call for applications to the University of Oxford’s PER Seed Fund 2019 is now open and will close on Thursday 5 December.

Applications are welcome from researchers that are new to, or experienced in, public engagement with research. Grants of up to £4,000 are available to researchers to pilot a new project or enhance an existing activity. Applications can be submitted at any time (on a rolling deadline) until 5pm on Thursday 5 December 2019.


Need some inspiration? The summaries of the projects funded in 2018-19 are provided here.

Find out more about the scheme and how to apply here.

“Many thanks for providing me with the opportunity to carry out this project. It means a lot to me and the communities I worked with” PER Seed Fund awardee

“The PER SEED fund allows the delivery of a range of projects in different areas with the potential for significant public impact.” PER Seed Fund awardee