Category Archives: Funding

This category covers any funding calls that might be of use to those interested in Business and Community Engagement.

JISC Grant Funding – JISC Transformations Programme

JISC invites eligible institutions (see below for eligibility) to submit bids to participate in the JISC Transformations Programme. The objective of the Transformations Programme is to help institutions move towards organisational change through the application of existing JISC and other resources in order to: a. Enhance their student experience b. Improve the efficiency of their … Read more

Developing Community Content (Phase 2) – Winning proposals

JISC Digitisation and BCE programmes combined to fund a second tranche of projects in Developing Community Content. As with the first tranche, funding is designed support institutions in two-way engagement with external communities in the co-development of digital content which creates demonstrable value. The funding also aimed to bring together staff leading the digital curation in the relevant disciplines … Read more

Access to Resources and Open Innovation – Successful Proposals

Eight projects from across the UK have been awarded JISC funding to develop leading-edge demonstrators and pilots to harness online environments opening up innovation opportunities and access to information and knowledge. Local partnerships and online services are at the heart of this initiative. The Open Innnovation and Access to Resources call was designed to enhance the institutional … Read more

Deadline: Extending Access Management into BCE ITT

Just a reminder that the deadline for replying to the JISC Collections ITT for extending access management into Business and Community Engagement is in two weeks time (13th September). The ITT asks for proposals to create a package of materials and strategies based on Identity Management activity taking place at the bidding/partner institutions so as … Read more

Grant 13/09: BCE, e-Content and Digitisation programmes: Developing Community Content

As you have probably seen, JISC has frozen its current and future funding calls for ‘capital-funded’ projects but not ‘core-funded’ projects: http://www.jisc.ac.uk/news/stories/2010/01/funding.aspx JISC Business and Community Engagement is a core-funded programme. However, the current BCE and e-Content Call Developing Community Content draws its funds from both capital and core funding: http://www.jisc.ac.uk/fundingopportunities/funding_calls/2009/12/1309bce.aspx For those planning Strand … Read more