Entries for the 2017 Awards are now open
The Vice-Chancellor's Public Engagement with Research Awards recognise and reward those who undertake high-quality engagement activities and have contributed to building capacity in this area.
Winning entries receive recognition for their achievements at the Vice-Chancellor's Public Engagement with Research Awards Ceremony that will take place on 28 June 2017. One overall winner will also be announced at the ceremony and receive a cash prize of £1,500.
Please refer to the guidelines before completing the entry form:
Deadline for Entries: 5pm, 27 March 2017
How to enter
Download the Word template of the Entry Form below to use it as your working document and once complete, transfer the information to the online form and submit. To note: once you start your online entry form, you will not be able to save your work and submit later. Once you submit, you will receive a confirmation by email with a PDF version of the entry for your records.
If you do not receive the confirmation email or have any issues with the online form, please contact Dr Silvia Verdolini, Public Engagement with Research Facilitator, Research Services at firstname.lastname@example.org or 01865 280113.
We prefer online entries, but if this is not possible you can send your entry (must be as a Word doc) via email to email@example.com by the closing date; insert 'VC PER Awards' in the subject line.
There are three categories of Award:
Public Engagement with Research Award – Projects
Online Entry Form for Projects
Public Engagement with Research Award – Building Capacity
Public Engagement with Research Award – Early Career Researcher
For any queries please contact Dr Silvia Verdolini, Public Engagement with Research Facilitator, Research Services via firstname.lastname@example.org
Public Engagement with Research Award - Previous Winners
12 winning entries in 2016 received recognition for their achievements at the Awards Ceremony, which took place in July 2016 (short film of the ceremony below).