Call for exhibits and activities at UnEarthed

15 June 2017

NERC is offering an opportunity for researchers to run public engagement activities as part of our annual showcase, 'UnEarthed. Explore the world at your feet'. The showcase will take place at Dynamic Earth in Edinburgh from 17-20 November 2017.

Visitors to the event will range from the general public, including families and young people, to policymakers and people that do not usually interact with science in their daily lives.

Scientist doing an experiment

The environmental science showcase will comprise of approximately 20 hands-on exhibits, talks and debate, and science buskers. Through the exhibition activities, talks, debates and discussions, the event will engage visitors with research of the natural world, connecting a diverse range of people to environmental science, and the process of doing research.

Please read the application guidelines document (PDF) - external link which contains information about the project and application criteria, before you apply to attend - external link -.

The closing date for applications is 16:00 on Monday 3 July 2017.

Further information

Sophie Duncan
NCCPE Deputy Director
0117 328 7190

Lou Trudgian
NERC Communications and Engagement
01793 411535

Hannah King
NERC Public Engagement Officer
01793 411572