Current Students and Staff

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15 Jun 2016

Staff invited to attend crowdfunding workshop

The School of Business and Economics is holding a workshop addressing how crowdfunding can support academic research.

The event will be run by the Crowdfunding Centre on the 21 June, 9.30am -1pm.

Topics covered by the workshop include:

  • What crowdfunding is and how it works for researchers 
  • Where crowdfunding fits in your research process and other available forms of funding
  • Which forms of crowdfunding are suitable for your research idea
  • What you need to do to prepare and to succeed with securing crowdfunding
  • How you can use crowdfunding as a launchpad for other forms of research funding
  • What tools and services are available to help
  • International perspectives of other universities who have used crowdfunding for research

The workshop will be held in the Glendonbrook Centre (B.0.08), Brockington Building and will be followed by a buffet lunch.

The event is free to attend but places are limited so early registration is recommended.

Click here to register