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The Enhancement Themes are a programme of activity involving the whole higher education sector in Scotland. Staff and students collaborate on one or more topics to improve strategy, policy and practice.

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Call for expressions of interest: Enhancement Theme collaborative clusters 2019-20

Date: May 17 - 2019

We are asking you to submit expressions of interest for funding for collaborative cluster work.

The third and final year of the Theme, Evidence for Enhancement is fast approaching. Over the last two years the clusters have covered varied and interesting topics, encouraging discussion and debate and fostering collaborative working across different institutions and involving staff and students.

This is a great opportunity to lead on a Themes project, working with staff and students who share a similar interest.

View details of current collaborative cluster activities.

How to submit an expression of interest

Please submit a completed application form to The deadline for submissions is midday on 19 July 2019.

If you intend to make a submission, we would encourage you to discuss this with your institutional Theme Lead. Find out who to contact.

If you have any questions about the cluster activity, please get in touch with Clare Parks

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