2019 Challenge Labs programme

Do you have a great idea for a research project but don’t have the money to carry it out?

If you do, then keep reading as the HaSS Faculty's three Research Institutes (Humanities, Social Science, Creative Arts Practice) might be able to help you turn your idea into a reality.

Our 2019 Challenge Labs programme is now open to funding applications from all Newcastle University Students.

The key principals of the scheme are:

•             Open to all current Newcastle University students (UG/PGT/PGR)

•             Designed to support interdisciplinary approaches to particular research ‘challenges’ in or with the arts, humanities or social sciences - chosen by you;

•             £2-3k available to develop a project over a three-week period in late summer 2019;

•             Award may be used to pay yourselves (£200 per week per student) and/or for other equipment or activities;

•             Applications invited from individuals or small groups.

•             Applicants and their mentors must be available to attend the Challenge Labs 2019 Workshop - Wed 17th July 2019, 1-4pm.

If you are interested in applying then you will find more information in the attached Funding Call.

You can download the application form here.

Good Luck!

published on: 5th June 2019