£1M award launched for excellence with impact
25 October 2012
BBSRC has launched the Excellence with Impact competition which aims to recognise institutions that develop and successfully deliver a vision for maximising impact.
The competition hopes to foster institution-wide culture change in delivering impact.
The winning organisation will receive an award of £0.5M and there will be a further £0.5M available to be awarded at judges' discretion to highly commended runners up.
The competition is open to research organisations whose total value of BBSRC grants live on 1 April 2012 exceeded £5M and all BBSRC strategically funded institutes.
Applications should be submitted by 31 January 2013.
For more information visit: www.bbsrc.ac.uk/business/impact-incentive/excellence-impact.aspx
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