Public Engagement with Research (PER) at Royal Holloway


Click here for more information about the following:

  • What is pubic engagement (with research) (PER)?
  • Why it is important?
  • RCUK’s approach to PER.
  • How does PER relate to research impact and the REF?
  • PER training opportunities.
  • Further resources and support.

Examples of high-quality public engagement can be found here.

You can read about Royal Holloway's commitment to public engagement, here and its Research Communications and Public Engagement in Research Strategy, here.

For details of PER/impact-related funding, click here (links to intranet page on impact funding) and also here (NCCPE list of public engagement funding). Details of Wellcome Trust public engagement funding and support can be found here and here.

For further support with public engagement with research, please contact your department’s Director of Impact or R&E’s Impact Managers. The College also has a Schools Outreach & Public Engagement Network, co-ordinated by Nuno Nodin & Hannah Broadbent in Psychology.

Useful links:

Planning and evaluating public engagement:

Previous PER-related training: