Public Engagement

Centre for Public Engagement Small Grants

The Centre for Public Engagement Small Grants provide small amounts of money to to try something new or to support small or one-off programmes of events.

You can apply to our monthly Small Grants to support:

The deadline for each funding round is the 15th of each month, excluding June and July. All projects must be complete by the following July 31st due to conditions of the small awards funding source.

To apply, fill in the application form below, after reading the full guidance, or contact if you would like to discuss whether your activity is appropriate for this scheme.


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The panel features three members, Kimberley Freeman (Executive Officer for Public Engagement and Public Engagement Manager) Alison Thompson Lecturer in Public Engagement and Patient Public Involvement) and Peter McOwan (Vice Principal, Public Engagement and Student Enterprise). 

The panel will judge each application as successful, unsuccessful or reapply with changes, providing feedback to all applications. Reapplications are only possible for those that have been told explicitly, and in those cases following a visit to a  . If a project is returned unsuccessful it may not be resubmitted, however the applicant can apply with materially different projects.