Our vision is to transform the way we research all aspects of what it means to be human in the 21st century. We do this by enabling more equitable and relevant research that includes diverse voices and knowledge.
Connecting curious minds
Re-imagining self and society
Brigstow Institue funds interdisciplinary and co-produced research which is bold and exploratory. Find out about our three fold funding approach and regular funding opportunities.
We fund a range of research projects every year. Explore our project catalogue.
Our Brigstow 'Happenings' includes updates from Brigstow funded research projects and upcoming opportunities, events and funding calls.
2022-23 Brigstow Institute Ideas Exchanges
Brigstow’s Ideas Exchange funding enables the right people to get together to learn from each other, identify shared research interests and plan the next steps. Up to £2000 is available per Ideas Exchange.
Improving Access To Dentistry For Adult Survivors of Child Sex Abuse
Join Dr Nilu Ahmed from Bristol Dental School and Viv Gordon CSA Survivor Artist Activist as they share early outcomes from the creative co-produced research pilot “Improving Access To Dentistry For Adult Survivors of Child Sex Abuse”.
2022-23 Brigstow Institute seedcorn fund
Are you looking to carry out curiosity-driven, playful and exploratory projects and to take the first steps in developing and pursuing new research? Our Seedcorn funding call is open.