ScotPEN Wellcome Engagement Award Application due

October 17, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
The University of Edinburgh

SWEA is a Scotland-wide collaborative pilot scheme designed to improve the number and quality of successful research engagement projects. Inter-institutional collaborations are also encouraged.

  • This call will close on Friday 25th October 2019 at 5pm.
  • A second call will open in early January and close on Friday 27th March 2020.

Full details of the call can be found at , along with guidance for applicants and copy of the application form.

At the University of Edinburgh applications need to be submitted via the university’s public engagement teams, and so there is an internal deadline for proposals.

Please contact your college public engagement lead prior to completing your application form and be aware that finalised application will need to be sent to them no later than 5pm Thursday 17th October.

University of Edinburgh Public Engagement Leads

College Contact Email
CMVM Hazel Lambert, Public Engagement with Research Manager
CSE Stuart Dunbar, Engagement Manager
CAHSS Shonagh McEwan, Knowledge Exchange and Communications Advisor
Central Heather Rea, Public Engagement Coordinator


You can find more local University of Edinburgh support for your public engagement work here:


Other University’s may have different dead lines.  Please contact the PE Leads to find out more

Heriot Watt University:

Edinburgh Napier University: