Digital Economy call funding call

Content creation and consumption in the digital economy The Research Councils UK Digital Economy Theme are investing up to £5 million to support problem-driven and interdisciplinary research in the area of digital content creation and consumption. Read more


NCCPE Engage Competition 2016

Are you involved in public engagement with research? Have you worked on a brilliant project that you want to share? The NCCPE Engage Competition is back for 2016 and open for applications.   The NCCPE are running this national competition to find and celebrate high quality public engagement with research projects. Read more


The AHRC Research in Film Awards 2016

Following on from the successful 2015 Research in Film Awards the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) is launching its 2016 Awards in a bid to find new and emerging talent that straddle the worlds of both film making and arts and humanities research. Read more


AHRC Announces Full Festival Programme for Community Futures and Utopias

The AHRC has announced the full line up for this year’s Connected Communities Festival, Community Futures and Utopias. Below is a full list of the festival events taking place up and down the country. Full details about each event can be found at the Connected Communities Utopia 500 , website. Read more


Productive Margins Project Launches Website

After a 6 month labour of love we are launching our new more interactive, reflective and user friendly website! Here you will find multidisciplinary projects’ outputs, reflections on co-production and a range of resources. Read more


The Creative Citizen Unbound – book now available

The latest book in the Connected Communities Series was launched last week at a special event in the House of Lords. Read more


Creating Living Knowledge Report Launched Today

Keri Facer (University of Bristol) and Andrew Thompson (AHRC) will today host a workshop in collaboration with the NCCPE to launch ‘Creating Living Knowledge’ a report examining the lessons learnt from the early years of the Connected Communities Programme. Read more


Final Conference Programme for ECR Conference at the UEA

Changing the Future Research Landscape? Read more