ESRC Festival of Social Science opens call for applications

The ESRC Festival of Social Science has issued a call for applications for this year’s event.

The Festival offers a fascinating insight into some of the country’s leading social science research and how it influences our social, economic and political lives – both now and in the future.

The 2015 Festival will run from Saturday, 7 until Saturday, 14 November.

About the Festival

The Festival is a celebration of the social sciences that takes place across the UK via public debates, conferences, workshops, interactive seminars, film screenings, virtual exhibitions and much more.

Everyone – from schoolchildren to politicians – can take part in and hear about social science research in the Festival’s many events.

2015 is the 13th year that the ESRC has held the Festival of Social Science and this year is particularly special as it is the ESRC’s 50th Anniversary.

Organise an event

The call for sponsorship applications closes on Friday, 8 May at 4pm. The call for non-sponsored applications closes on Friday, 15 May at 4pm.

Further information, including guidance notes and online application forms, can be read at the ESRC website.

Further information

Please email festival@esrc.ac.uk with any queries or for assistance with your application.

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