Access Funding

We are very pleased to announce that we have been awarded funding to support the Gender and Disability event on Saturday 10th May 2014. We are prioritising this money for subsidising the costs of delegates, presenters and performers to whom finance may be a barrier to attendance.

If having access to these funds would enable your attendance (whether this be with childcare, travel costs, or other access requirements), please get in touch by sending an email to gender.disability@sheffield.ac.uk by 13th April 2014. Please briefly explain how the funds could assist you and how much money you would require. Please note, however, that funds are very limited. In order to be equitable, we will not know how much we can offer until after this date, and may not be able to subsidise costs in full.

We hope we can contribute to minimising any financial/access barriers which may make it more difficult for some people to attend the event. Many thanks to the ICOSS Research Centre and the Centre for Gender Research for supplying these funds.