Lifelong Health & Wellbeing

Mirror Mirror - Representations and Reflections on Age and Ageing’ (2013) Ari Seth Cohen
Mirror Mirror - Representations and Reflections on Age and Ageing’ (2013) Ari Seth Cohen

Deadline: Friday 19th January 2018

We welcome projects, events or intervention ideas which are committed to positively contributing to the impact of health and wellbeing or looks to minimize issues of dependency, isolation, and inequality.

Through the Postgraduate Community Project Fund, students are invited to work collaboratively with students from different colleges and disciplines, on projects which sit under one of the four research themes, this open call is for projects which sit under the theme 'Lifelong Health and Wellbeing'. 

The Criteria

The postgraduate student organisers/collaborators should be from different disciplines and ideally colleges – a minimum team of 3 - an open call can be made to find collaborators using the Postgraduate Community newsletter facility.

IMPORTANT, PLEASE NOTE: This fund is not available for individual projects which are part of a course assessed unit.

Maximum grants of £300 are available.

Application proposals must include the following:

Project Fund Application Form

Proposals must:

  • Include an agreement to creating an online project blog on myblog.arts.ac.uk, Tumblr or similar to be linked at the end of the project on the UAL website with other funded projects
  • Details about how the project will be documented e.g. video which can be uploaded onto the Postgraduate Community Blog site.
  • An agreement to write a post project report for the PG Community Blog http://blogs.arts.ac.uk/pgcommunity 
  • Describe how the organisers will attract an audience and gather post event feedback.

Organisers must:

  • Identify which postgraduate disciplines will be working together
  • Include an agreement to creating an associated blog on myblog.arts.ac.uk or Tumblr
  • Fully document the project – for example - video/ photographs/ written review
  • Describe how the organisers will market their event and seek audiences (Postgraduate Community newsletter can also be used)

If successful applicants will be contacted within 2 weeks of the published deadline and cheques will be raised within 2 weeks of this contact.

For further information or to discuss your project prior to application, please contact the Postgraduate Community team by email PGCommunity@arts.ac.uk

Downloads:

Application Form - PG Community Project Fund
Outline PG Community Project Fund
Lifelong Health and Wellbeing Project Fund