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Find the latest updates of public engagement news, opportunities, funding, and more.

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Do you have any research that you can demonstrate and involves sampling the Earth's interior?


The Royal Academy of Engineering’s Ingenious public engagement grants are now open for applications, providing £k to £30k for projects that support engagement with engineering and engineers.


Funding from £250k to £3 million to enable individuals and organisations to use creative approaches in engaging the public with health research.


Funding from £25k to £250k to enable individuals and organisations to use creative approaches in engaging the public with health research.


The STFC Public Engagement Early-Career Researcher Forum (the 'PEER Forum') will support talented scientists and engineers in the early stages of their career to develop their public engagement and outreach goals, to ensure the next generation of STFC scientists and engineers continue to deliver the highest quality of purposeful, audience-driven public engagement.


Three 12 week Professional Internship Placements for DPhil students are on offer from the Ri, to start in Autumn.


Wonder Match is the perfect opportunity for community organisations and scientists and engineers to meet and develop ideas for engagement activities. STFC funded researchers, those working in STFC related areas, and those using STFC facilities are eligible to take part.


The Policy Internships Scheme provides the opportunity for PhD students funded by the research councils of UK Research & Innovation to work for three months in one of a selected group of highly influential policy organisations.


The Outreach and Engagement Awards are intended to reward outreach work carried out by new scientists and established researchers to inform, enthuse and engage the public with cash prizes up for grabs.


Small grants (up to £2,000) and Large grants (£2-10k) are available through the Royal Society of Chemistry's outreach grant scheme.