University of Oxford’s Public Engagement with Research Seed Fund 2021


The call for applications is now open and will close at midday, on Friday 22 October. Applications are welcome from researchers that are new to, or experienced in Public Engagement with Research. Funds (typically £2k to £4k) can be requested to pilot a new project or enhance an existing activity. 

Find out more about the scheme and how to apply here: Oxford PER Seed Fund


Need some inspiration? Read the summaries of previously funded projects here: PER Seed Fund 2020/21 projects.

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) 

“This project has given me a renewed excitement about my research by reminding me why I’m doing what I’m doing, and directly connecting me with the groups I’m aiming to help.” (PER Seed Fund Awardee) 

Image of a dandelion head on a black background with seeds blowing away, with text - Public Engagement with Research Seed Fund 2021 – Up to £4k available to pilot a new project of enhance an existing Public Engagement with Research activity