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Public engagement grants

The Society runs an annual public engagement grant scheme.

Through these grants we aim to help members promote the relevance of evidence-based psychology to wider audiences either through direct work or by organising interesting and relevant communications activities.Past recipients have received grants to work on projects such websites and workshops. Our members can find out more about applying for a grant.

2014 grant recipients 


Madlove is a new participatory installation and event series created by artist the vacuum cleaner (Jamie Leadbitter) in collaboration with FACT (a Liverpool based media arts centre) and BPS Associate Fellow Professor Peter Kinderman, Head of the Institute of Psychology, Health and Society at the University of Liverpool.

N of Us

BBC Radio 4 broadcasters Dr Aleks Krotoski CPsychol and Ben Hamersley will create fortnightly podcasts for their series ‘N of Us’. Each podcast will be based on different social psychology topics and involve discussions between Aleks and Ben. The podcasts will be available on a range of platforms and linked to from the BPS website. Episode one on the topic of social facilitation is online now.

For a list of winners from all previous years please click here

Many of our Divisions and Branches run public events throughout the year across the country. Why not see what’s on near you?

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