• 29 March - Festival call goes live
  • 16:00 5 May - Deadline for applications for events requesting financial support from ESRC
  • 16:00 12 May - Deadline for applications for participation only events (no financial support requested)
  • 9 June - We will notify all applicants of the outcome of their application
  • 7 July - Details and materials form closes. Please ensure you have completed supplied your event information prior to this deadline. Failure to do so will mean exclusion from the printed programme and web listing
  • w/c 28 August - We will send out the Festival programme to all event organisers and to university partner contacts (for circulation to their event organisers) this should be included in invitations and marketing
  • w/c 16 October - We will send out promotional materials and evaluation forms to the event organisers, or their nominated contact, to the address supplied (please ensure they are expecting this delivery)
  • w/c 16 October - We will send out promotional materials and evaluation forms to university partner contacts, to the address supplied, for circulation to their event organisers (please ensure they are expecting this delivery)
  • w/c 23 October - Please notify festival@esrc.ac.uk if you have been awarded funding directly by ESRC and your nominated finance contact has not received a purchase order
  • w/c  30 October - Please notify festival@esrc.ac.uk if you or your nominated delivery point have not received the expected promotional materials
  • 4-11 November - ESRC Festival of Social Science 2017
  • 1 December - Deadline for return of ESRC Festival evaluation forms and banners. Failure to do so may lead to you being charged for non-returned banners.
  • 22 December - Deadline for invoices to be submitted for sponsored events (ESRC funded events and university partners only).