Deadline: 8 September 2014
The British Ecological Society (BES) is offering grant awards for individuals and organizations to organize public engagement events in ecology.
Grant request can be made for maximum £2,000 that can be used as part-funding for larger projects with other sponsors.
- Applicants can be the members of BES, researchers, schools, museums, libraries and community groups.
- Application can be submitted by individuals or organizations.
- Projects must involve significant outreach to be considered for funding.
- Application can be made for projects that- increase public understanding of, and engagement with, ecology; stimulate discussion about ecology and its implications for society; inspire and enthuse people of all ages about the science of ecology, especially those not previously interested; and/or develop skills in communicating the science of ecology. The project must be consistent with at least two of these points.
For more information, please visit BES Outreach Grants.