Engaging Science grants workshops: London, 18/11/09

Engaging Science is a grants programme offering over £3 million per year to support projects that engage the public with biomedical science and its social contexts. The Wellcome Trust are offering free grants workshops to those interested in applying to the scheme.

The next workshop will take place on Wednesday 18 November 2009 at the Wellcome Trust, London, from 10.30-17.00.

The workshops will provide further information on the Engaging Science grant schemes (People, Arts, Society and Broadcast Development Awards), including an overview of the grants programme, the aims and objectives of the awards, and details of the application and review process.


  • How to produce an appropriate grant application
  • Exchange ideas and develop partnerships and collaborations
  • The chance to meet previous and existing grantholders and hear their experiences, from the application process right through to running and completing a successful project
  • Individual grant surgeries with Wellcome Trust staff from each of the Engaging Science grants schemes
  • A session on how to get suitable scientific input into your project.

The workshops are free to attend, however places are limited. For more details and to reserve a place please see the website: