The Public Engagement with Research Unit is pleased to offer the Principal's Prize for Public Engagement with Research for 2016. The prize is intended to recognise individuals at the University of Aberdeen who have made an outstanding contribution in the field of research-led public engagement.

This year there are three categories for the award: Senior, Early Career and Biomedical Sciences 

Winner, Senior Category 

  • £400 personal prize and
  • £400 for a public engagement with research activity or development opportunity

Runner up, Senior Category (Recognition of Outstanding Achievement)

  • £200 personal award

Winner, Early Career Category  

  • £400 personal prize and
  • £400 to be invested in a public engagement with research activity or development opportunity

Runner up, Early Career Category (Recognition of Outstanding Achievement) 

  • £200 personal award

Prize for Outstanding Achievement in Public Engagement in the Biomedical Sciences 

  • £300 personal prize and
  • £300 to be invested in a public engagement with research activity or development opportunity

The prize is a measure of institutional support for public engagement with research at the University of Aberdeen.

The deadline for the prize is Friday 8 April 2016.