Public engagement

The Institute of Physics in Scotland actively encourages its members and others to communicate exciting aspects and applications of physics to a wide audience. The Institute in Scotland’s grant scheme is designed to give financial support of up to £2,500 (under exceptional circumstances and with the appropriate justification additional financial support may be considered) to individuals and organisations running physics-based events and activities.

How to apply for a grant

Practical support in terms of help, advice and selected resources is also available from the Physics in Society team, contact or the Institute of Physics in Scotland branch committee who can be contacted via the national officer on

Examples of initiatives sponsored by the Institute of Physics in Scotland

Related information

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Other IOP websites

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