UCL Urban Laboratory


Call for 'Waste' Event Proposals - January deadline

14 October 2019

The UCL Institute of Advanced Studies and UCL Urban Laboratory invite applications from UCL academic staff, PhD students and post-doctoral researchers to its Call for Event Proposals on the theme of Waste

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This new fund will support interdisciplinary projects that connect to our collaborative research theme for the 2019-20 academic year. Further information about the theme can be found here. Typical projects eligible for funding include:

  • hosting a research conference, a seminar, workshop, or symposium
  • public engagement activities and collaborations with external non-academic institutions

The project needs to commence and its allocated funds be spent within the Spring or Summer Term 2019-20. Funding of up to £2,000 per application is available. There is no minimum limit for awards.

The deadline for submission of proposals is 5pm on Monday 13 January 2020. Projects will be selected by the Waste Steering Group.

The IAS and Urban Laboratory can provide advice and feedback on draft applications, and answerany questions about applying by email. Please contact us at instituteofadvancedstudies@ucl.ac.uk.