Seedcorn Funding

All GEA members are eligible to apply for up to £300 of seedcorn funding for a GEA event. Applications for alternative amounts will be considered on their merits. We welcome applications for all practice and research eventson a gender and education theme.

You can download this short guide on how to run a GEA event. Then, if you wish to apply please email us with the following details:

- Your name

- Institution where the event is to be held

- Title of the event

- Indicative outline

- What you plan to use the money for

- Why GEA should fund the event as opposed to another organisation (we encourage applications to consider securing funding from other sources where appropriate)

All applications will be considered by the GEA committee. Priority will be given to applications that demonstrate why GEA is the most appropriate body to fund the event.If you have any queries relating to this fund, please also email us at

Gender and Education Association

  • Promoting feminist scholarship and practice in gender and education internationally, nationally and locally
  • Providing an influential feminist voice
  • Promoting and problematising knowledge on gender and education
  • Encouraging teaching, learning, research and publication on gender and education
  • Providing a source of expertise and knowledge for policy makers
  • Creating networks to facilitate the exchange of information between our members.

Upcoming Events

May 2015