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The ‘ripple effect’ of participatory research

News 10 August 2022

New research from the Institute for Community Studies evaluates UKRI-funded research projects, seeking to better understand the value and scope of ‘citizen science’  

About The Young Academy Investment Fund

The Young Academy Investment Fund was a pilot programme supporting organisations that make a difference for disadvantaged young people in education.

Hive Minds: A series of peer research talks and debates

21 September 2022
10:00am – 12:00pm

At this online webinar, join representatives from UKRI and The Young Foundation’s Institute for Community Studies to explore ways to support Citizen Science research approaches.

Accelerator Programme

What do The Young Academy’s ventures go on to achieve? Here are some highlights from our first four years. 

Webinar debrief: video to support applications

Watch the full recording of our webinar, which took place on 27 July to support those interested in applying for the UKRI Community Research Networks funding opportunity.

Building ‘15-minute neighbourhoods’: what’s on your doorstep?  

News 29 July 2022

We’re working with communities and the Council in Waltham Forest to better understand local needs and shape neighbourhoods 

Webinar debrief: presentation to support applications

This presentation provides information supporting applications for the Expression of Interest phase of the UKRI Community Research Networks funding opportunity.

The Young Foundation joins the Diversity Forum

News 28 July 2022

Working to support greater diversity, equity, equality and inclusion in the social investment sector, we are proud to announce The Young Foundation has joined the Diversity Forum. 

Campaign for community power

Embracing our mission to support better-connected, stronger communities, The Young Foundation is proud to be part of We’re Right Here, the campaign for community power.

Kickstarting careers

Research and insights from our participation in the Kickstart scheme, working with 16- to 24-year-olds deemed at risk of unemployment.


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