British Ecological Society: Outreach Grants

Grants up to £2,000 are available to individuals and organisations to organise ecological public engagement events. This includes, but is not limited to researchers, schools, museums, libraries and community groups.

Projects should:

  • 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
  • develop skills in communicating the science of ecology

All activities must be aimed at a non-academic audience and all projects must provide a clear demonstration of direct interaction with the public.

Focus of fund/fund aims:

Grants to promote and engage the public with the science of ecology

Application deadline:

Round 1: 15 March 2023; Round 2: 13 September 2023

Fund description: