The Global Environment & Society Academy (GESA) Innovation Fund is designed to support activities that contribute to the overall objectives of GESA.
Applications may be made by any postgraduate and PhD student at the University of Edinburgh, or by any member of staff of the University of Edinburgh.
Indicative examples of the types of activities that we expect to support include, but are not limited to: seminars, workshops, and knowledge exchange events.
All topics and themes will be considered but an emphasis on innovation is critical.
To receive an application form please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Innitiatives funded in 2016-2017
The Turing Trust and Solarberry
Global Goals Jam September 2016
Innitiatives funded in 2015-2016
GESA students at Clinton Global Initiative 2016
The Paris Climate Talks: Politics, Policies and Principles
International Panel on Marine Biodiversity, Climate and the COP
Neoliberal Nature Workshop
Climate Week Salon
GESA INNOVATION INITIATIVE FUND REPORT: RIPPLES Workshop
Initiatives funded in 2014-2015
Edinburgh Sustainability Jam
Future Connections Conference 2015 25th-26th June
Species without Borders: Edinburgh Marine Network lecture
Student uses GESA grant to visit US Energy Information Administration (EIA) Conference 2015