FWSA 2017 Small Grants Scheme Now Open

  Our 2017 Small Grants Scheme is now open for applications. The Small Grants Scheme supports postgraduate students to run feminist-oriented events for a postgraduate audience. The deadline for applications is 21 August 2017, at midnight. Please see our web page for further information and criteria https://the-fsa.co.uk/prizes-and-grants/small-grants-scheme/

Ailsa McKay Travel Grant Blog – Faye McCarthy

Ailsa McKay Travel Grant recipient Faye McCarthy tells us about how receiving the grant supported her research: McCarthy F., Budd, L.C.S, and Ison, S.G. “If you think of a Pilot you wouldn’t think of a woman would you?”: Challenging the Male Norm of the Pilot Profession.  Presented at the 96th Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting…

Small Grant Scheme Winners

We are delighted to announce that the Feminist and Women’s Studies Association UK and Ireland (FWSA) Small Grants Scheme 2014 are Stephanie Chaban and Rimona Afana. Their postgraduate event entitled ‘Symposium on Occupation, Transitional Justice and Gender’, will be held in April 2015 at the University of Ulster and the following is a section from…

Small Grants Scheme 2013 Winners

  We are delighted to announce that the winners of our Small Grants Scheme 2013 are Anna McFarlane (University of St. Andrews) and Laura Paterson (University of Dundee), for their event entitled 'Smashing the Patriarchy in 100,000 Words? The use of Feminism in academic theses'. Their Postgraduate event is due to be held on 13th…