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The PPI Ignite Network@ UCC Seed Funding Scheme 2023 is now open.

4 Aug 2023

We are delighted to launch the PPI Seed Funding Scheme 2023. This call will be administered by PPI Ignite Network@ UCC and will give an opportunity to significantly enhance PPI activities conducted across the University and amongst wider society.

The theme for 2023 is Development/ establishment of innovative and meaningful Public and Patient Involvement (PPI) Partnerships.

The aim is to establish/ develop projects, activities and initiatives that address foundation work in PPI. These should foster principles of trust, respect, flexibility, transparency, empowerment and power sharing, collaboration, partnership, equality and inclusion.

To be considered for seed funding, applicants must submit completed application form by email to before Tuesday 31st Oct 2023 at 17.00 (GMT).

For more information, please read the following:

On 4th November, we held an informational webinar. You can watch the webinar below.

For queries and questions related to this call, please contact


PPI Ignite Network@UCC

4th Floor Western Gateway Building, University College Cork, T12 XF62