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CfA I RSA Policy Expo Grant Scheme I Deadline: 20/04/2021

With the Policy Expo Grant Scheme, the Regional Studies Association (RSA) seeks a leading and impactful role for its community, to inform and influence policy and practice in creative and ambitious ways. This policy research initiative is worth up to £15,000 (c. $19,000; c. €16,800).


In 2021, applications are invited on the following themes:


The two key deliverables from the Expo are:

  • an article for Regional Studies, Regional Science 

  • a policy-facing book in the new RSA Impact and Policy Series. This would be a minimum 25,000 and maximum 30,000 word policy-facing document.  It can be in the form of a report, or edited papers with an introduction and conclusion. It should include an executive summary highlighting the policy implications from the work, and it needs to be accessible to policymakers and practitioners.


The submission deadline for the detailed application is 20th April 2021. Please send your queries and your application to


The full Terms and Conditions governing the grant & application form are available on our website -


Source: Newsletter by the Association for Borderlands Studies