SMC have reconfigured the Student Experience Enhancement Fund for 2018/19 to provide financial support to Departments for activity that will have an immediate impact on improving the student experience in 2018/19. Awards will be capped at £1,500.
Alongside this change, the new Eden Fund for Education Enhancement has been set up for 2018/19 onwards to provide more substantial funding for projects - please see the accordion above for further information.
Application Criteria and Deadline for SEEF
We are seeking applications for activities that:
- Have been and/or will be developed in collaboration with students
- Demonstrably aim to enhance the student experience and NSS outcomes
- Are new and non-recurrent.
Applicants will need to:
- Demonstrate financial need
- Undertake to provide a brief write-up of the impact of the SEEF funding once the activity has occurred.
Application form responses should be concise.
Please download the SEEF application form 2018-19 here. Applications should be made by submitting a completed form by email to Marlene Worrell (firstname.lastname@example.org). There is no deadline, as the fund will be available throughout 2018/19.
Review and selection
A panel in the Directorate will review and select applications on an ad-hoc basis, as applications come in, and draw on commentary from elsewhere in the School as needed.
The target turnaround time for making a decision is within 10 days of receipt of a complete application. Both successful and unsuccessful applications will be notified within 5 days of the panel’s decision.