Public Engagement Fund

This funding is for anyone with a great idea for engaging the public in conversations about health-related science and research.

Scheme at a glance

Proposal stage:

Research and development, Production and project delivery, Developing practice and building networks

Where your activity will take place:

UK, Republic of Ireland, Some low- and middle-income countries

Level of funding:

You can apply for anything from £5,000 up to £3 million

Duration of funding:

Up to 5 years

Eligibility and suitability

What we offer

How to apply


Research and development
Production and project delivery
Developing practice and building networks
Republic of Ireland
Some low- and middle-income countries

Countries in Sub-Saharan Africa, South Asia, and East Asia and Pacific, as defined by the World Bank.

Key dates

There are no application deadlines – you can apply online at any time.

Contact us

Contact our information officers if you have a question about funding.

We're not able to answer questions about the scope and content of proposals, or meet you before you apply. For more information, read the guidance documents under ‘How to apply’ on this page.

People we've funded