Call for Proposals from the Royal Academy of Engineering

Date(s) - 14/02/2017 - 03/03/2017
12:00 am

Royal Academy of Engineering

Call for Proposals from the Royal Academy of Engineering – Research projects in engineering education

The Academy plans to fund a small number of research projects in engineering education in 2017-18. This is an open call to organisations that work in engineering education research.

The Academy is looking for proposals that will examine issues around any of the following areas of their strategic plan:
o Addressing issues around under representation in engineering

o Innovation and structural change in education, training, recruitment and retention of engineers and technicians

o Transforming the effectiveness of engagement activities that bring an understanding of and aspiration for engineering to young people

o Embedding engineering in schools and colleges and bringing real world engineering into all stages of the formation of engineers

o Promoting the importance of environmental, economic and social sustainability in engineering practice and education

Deadline for submissions is Friday 3rd March by 3pm.

Please see here for further information.