SPRU - Science Policy Research Unit

Grants, Awards, Appointments

light bulb 100Fuel poverty project shortlisted for award

Nicolette Fox ‘Take 7’ project shortlisted in NCCPE Engage 2016 competition.

SPRU 50 years logo squareMSc students awarded Anniversary Scholarships

SPRU launches a new scholarship programme to celebrate its 50th year.

Barcelona skyline thumbnailThe knowledge politics of smart urbanism

ESRC-funded project examines smart urbanism in eight European cities.

Joanna Chataway photo for boxNew Professor of STP appointed

Joanna Chataway will convene the Science and Technology Policy Masters programme.

Prof Johan Schot and Prof Lan Xue sign agreement with the SPPMSPRU signs agreement with CCIG

SPRU begins a long-term comprehensive partnership with Tsinghua University.

consortiumTransformative Innovation Policy Consortium 

New Global Consortium on innovation set to address global challenges

solar1Centre for Energy Systems Integration announced

New EPSRC centre will look at energy system as a whole for the first time.

ITRC Mistral logoMulti-scale Infrastructure systems Analytics

SPRU is part of new major research programme exploring the future of infrastructures.

Lady putting up a solar panel in the forest in IndiaSouth Asia Sustainability Hub launched

New STEPS Centre Hub launched in New Delhi.

Mazzucato sq'The Entrepreneurial State' wins major German prize

German VC presents award to author for “outstandingly written” book

sustainabilityTransformations to sustainability

ISSC award grant to STEPS Centre to fund "Transformative Knowledge Network" consortium.

picture of a graduation hat and a paper scroll tied with a red ribbonFormer SPRU staff receive honorary degrees

Two honorary degrees awarded to former SPRU staff at winter graduation