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The British Academy is awarding £1.4 million to support 160 research projects throughout the UK in its latest round of Small Research Grants.
The British Academy’s free annual festival of ideas for curious minds will run from 14-19 June, offering a mix of online and in-person events and the chance to hear directly from academics at the forefront of new research in the humanities and social sciences – from historians and archaeologists to …
As consultations on reforms to GCSE qualifications in modern foreign languages (MFL) close tomorrow, the British Academy calls for further reflection and a renewed focus on cultural learning to widen the appeal of the discipline
The British Academy has published a collection of essays by researchers in the humanities and social sciences as part of its multi-year Experiencing Violence project.
The British Academy today welcomes the findings of a new report by Aston Business School and the Association of Translation Companies that shows language skills play a key role in the success of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the UK
The British Academy has today warned of the unintended but serious impacts of funding cuts for some humanities and performing and creative arts courses, including archaeology, which are the subject of consultation by the Office for Students (OfS)
The British Academy has awarded funding to 10 established academics across the UK, allowing them to complete a major research project
Business and Management Studies (BMS) has huge potential to drive positive long-term social change outside of academia owing to its continuing popularity, diversity and success in addressing social and environmental issues.
A new research and policy collaboration between the British Academy and the Nuffield Foundation, designed to identify practical solutions to support local communities in the UK, is now open for applications
The British Academy has awarded over £1 million to 13 promising overseas academics allowing them to pursue postdoctoral research in the UK
A Fellow of the British Academy and three former British Academy research grant-holders have been shortlisted for the most valuable prize for historical non-fiction in the UK.
The British Academy publishes a new breifing on youth perspectives on climate action for policymakers at the UN COP26 climate conference.
The British Academy today announces the successful applicants to its 2021 round of research funding under the Knowledge Frontiers: International Interdisciplinary Research scheme
The British Academy has awarded funding to 16 international and interdisciplinary research projects tackling global challenges from the perspective of the humanities and social sciences
Today the British Academy launches a new series of briefings examining global challenges and drawing on research funded through the UK government’s Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF)
The British Academy warns that society will continue to feel the impacts of COVID-19 for a decade or more without an urgent public policy overhaul.
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