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Wellcome Trust talk on Humanities and Social Sciences funding – 17th Nov

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wellcometrust_logo   If you missed the event here at MMU recently then the University of Manchester is hosting another Wellcome Trust Humanities and Social Science funding talk on Thu 17 November 2016, 11:00 – 14:00 GMT.

This is  is aimed at researchers working (or planning to work) on questions about health and wellbeing from a humanities and social science perspective (including bioethics). The event will also be of interest to research managers.

Areas Discussed
•    Introduction to the Wellcome Trust
•    WT Humanities and Social Science Strategy
•    Humanities and Social Science Funding Schemes
•    Provision for Public Engagement
•    How to Apply

Wellcome Trust staff will spend one hour running through their funding schemes followed by a funding workshop where questions around specific applications can be tackled on a one-to-one basis. Lunch will available after the session.

This event is open to researchers and research managers from all universities. It is free to attend but please register your interest on this Eventbrite page:





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