Wales Social Research Awards



Do you know any talented researchers who are committed to undertaking broad, innovative, timely and exciting social science research? If so, why not nominate them for a Wales Social Research Award?

The Wales Social Research Awards recognise and celebrate the outstanding research that has been undertaken by social science researchers in Wales. Social science research in Wales is informing the development of policies, services and innovation, and addressing some of the most pressing societal challenges in Wales, the UK, and internationally. These Awards are about celebrating and raising the profile of their contributions to society.


  • Special Achievement Award
  • Early Career Researcher of the Year (under 5 years of research experience)
  • Research Impact Award
  • Research Innovation Award

Deadline for submissions: 19 October 2017, 6pm   25th September 2017

The Award Ceremony will take place in Cardiff Bay on 7th December 2017

Please email nominations to

About the nomination categories pdf file

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Terms and conditions pdf file