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PolicyBristol Support Scheme 2018-19: second round of funding launched

21 September 2018

PolicyBristol is delighted to announce the next call for applications for our 2018-19 Support Scheme. The Support Scheme helps University of Bristol academics engage in activities that enhance the policy impact of their research. It provides funding to support dissemination and relationship-building activities with policy-making stakeholders.

We fund activities that aim to support:

  • Providing policy-relevant expert advice to private sector, governments, NGOs & charities

  • Informing/changing professional practice or public policy

  • Improving social, cultural and environmental sustainability

  • Improving management of an environmental risk or hazard

  • Leading to legislative change, or effect on legal principle or practice

Previous applicants have been awarded funding for policy-related activities such as networking events inviting policy-makers and travel to meet government officials to influence new legislation or policies.

2018/19 Support Scheme dates and deadlines 2nd round November 2018

Pre-award support deadline: 14th November 2018

Application deadline: 28th November 2018

Decisions will be made by: 6th December 2018.

Further information

For more information on the PolicyBristol Support Scheme, such as guidance for applicants and to find the application documents please go to the PolicyBristol Support Scheme section of the intranet or contact us at  

We look forward to your applications

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