Do you dedicate your time and expertise to public engagement with research here at the University of Cambridge? Have you undertaken an innovative project, brought research to a new audience, worked creatively or collaboratively to raise the profile or impact of research? Then get your contribution recognised by the Vice-Chancellor and receive a £1000 prize.

Researchers and staff across all six academic Schools at the University, from every career stages, are eligible to submit an application. Previous applicants are encouraged to reapply with revised applications.

To be eligible for an award the public engagement undertaken must:

  • Be underpinned by contemporary research
  • Involve elements of dialogue and two-way exchange
  • Engage people and organisations from beyond academia

Read about the 2017 Public Engagement with Research Award winners.

Read about the 2016 Public Engagement with Research Award winners.

If you have any questions regarding a potential application, please contact us: publicengagement@admin.cam.ac.uk

The Awards are supported University’s RCUK Catalyst Seed Fund.