Public engagement support

Details of the support available to help you develop your public engagement ideas and activities. This will be relevant if you're just starting out, or have lots of experience.

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Getting started

Jay delivering a speech in front of a small crowd

Guidance on where to start with public engagement.

Getting started with public engagement


Three panellists speaking. Antje Ehmann is in the middle of layla-roxanne hill and Sophia Hao with the mic talking

Guidance on training resources from the University of Dundee and external providers.

Public engagement training


Students at an event

Guidance on how to plan and run your own public engagement event.

Running your own events


Image of someone writing a cover letter

Information about resources for funding public engagement activities.

Funding public engagement

Engaging with policymakers

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Guidance on working with civil servants or elected representatives.

Engaging with policymakers and parliaments


Student using a laptop in a lecture

Guidance on evaluating public engagement.

Evaluating and recording public engagement


Principal Iain Gillespie with the four winners of the Stephen Fry Awards 2023

Information about public engagement awards and prizes.

Rewarding public engagement


Dundee University Library

Resources to support with public engagement from the University of Dundee and external sources.

Public engagement resources


To raise awareness of our public engagement activity and opportunities, we publish a monthly Public Engagement Newsletter.

The newsletter is sent out monthly to subscribers, and once a year to all staff and students.

Subscribe or submit to our newsletter


Guidance on recording your public engagement.

Recording your public engagement.


Guidance on developing a career in public engagement

Careers in public engagement