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Today’s Tenders

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Take a look at these Tender opportunities for funding in Knowledge Exchange activities. Please pass these on to any colleagues you feel may also be interested. For more information on any opportunity listed, please contact

Mixed Ability Sports Development Evaluation

International Mixed Ability Sports will be delivering a two-year programme funded by Sport England to encourage disabled and non-disabled people to be more involved in sport and become members of teams and clubs. The aim of this contract is to engage an independent research and evaluation partner to work with IMAS to help produce an evaluation framework and assess the motivations of former and new sport participants taking up mixed ability activities, the personal and collective benefits to both disabled and non-disabled participants as well as the wider impact of mixed ability activities on networks and social capital.

Deadline for proposals: 30 September

Qualitative Research Services

National Savings and Investments require a service provider for the provision of qualitative research services (e.g. focus groups, depth interviews, workshops etc.).

Deadline for proposals: 12 October

Funding available: £250,000


One thought on “Today’s Tenders

  1. Hello there,

    Please would you provide further information on the Qual Research Services opportunity.


    Rebecca Batten
    Business Development Manager
    Faculty of Humanities, Languages and Social Science
    Manchester Metropolitan University
    Rm 123, Geoffrey Manton Building
    Rosamond Street West M15 6LL

    T: 0161 247 6746
    M: 07583 026 397

    [Manchester Met is shortlisted in 2 categories at the 2016 THE awards]

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