• 18 April 2018 - Festival call goes live
  • 17:00 1 June 2018 - Deadline for applications for events 
  • Week commencing 9 July - We will notify all applicants of the outcome of their application and provide access to the details and materials form, which must be completed
  • 20 July - Details and materials form closes. Please ensure you have completed supplied your event information prior to this deadline. Failure to do so will mean exclusion from the printed programme and web listing
  • Week commencing 17 September 2018 - We will send out the Festival flyer to all event organisers, this should be included in invitations and marketing
  • Week commencing 15 October 2018 - We will send out promotional materials and evaluation forms to the event organisers, or their nominated contact, to the address supplied (please ensure they are expecting this delivery)
  • Week commencing 15 October 2018 - We will send out promotional materials and evaluation forms to university partner, for circulation to their event organisers (please ensure they are expecting this delivery)
  • Week commencing 22 October 2018 - Please notify festival@esrc.ac.uk if you have been awarded funding directly by ESRC and your nominated finance contact has not received a purchase order
  • Week commencing  29 October 2018 - Please notify festival@esrc.ac.uk if you or your nominated delivery point have not received the expected promotional materials
  • 3-10 November 2018 - ESRC Festival of Social Science 2018
  • 1 December 2018 - Deadline for return of ESRC Festival evaluation forms and banners. Failure to do so may lead to you being charged for non-returned banners.
  • 21 December 2018 - Deadline for invoices to be submitted for sponsored events (ESRC-funded events and university partners only).