Supporting academics to engage the public with their research

The Public Engagement & Impact team

The Public Engagement & Impact team helps academic staff across the University find creative and collaborative ways to engage the public with their research.

What we do>

Sheffield Festival of Science & Engineering

Join us in celebrating the world-class research in science, technology, engineering and maths taking place in our city. This diverse programme will fascinate, entertain and engage children, young people and adults alike – with free events, talks and activities for all.

Festival website>

Funding opportunities for public engagement

We have recently launched the Public Engagement Development Fund to help you get your public engagement projects off the ground. Click for details on how to apply for the scheme, and for all the latest on public engagement funding.

Funding opportunities>
Mobile University 2013

Public engagement opportunities

Academics & Researchers: Find out about how you can get involved in upcoming public engagement festivals and other opportunities to take your research out to the city and beyond.

Festivals and other opportunities>

Training and guidance

Staff and postgraduate students: Find out about our Public Engagement Masterclass series and our suite of web resources created to help you get started with public engagement.

Masterclasses and resources>