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Research Excellence Awards

The OU Research Excellence Awards recognise outstanding research and celebrate achievement within the OU research environment.

They began in 2018, followed by a special 2019 programme which featured a 50th Anniversary Prize.

Categories celebrated by the Awards are:

  • Best External Collaboration
  • Best Support for Research
  • Early Career Researcher
  • Outstanding Impact on Teaching, Curriculum and Students
  • Outstanding Research Project
  • Outstanding Impact of Research on Society and Prosperity

If you have any questions about the process, email the Research REF team. 

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Researching the social and cultural values of urban trees

OU researchers have received funding from UK Research and Innovation to explore the social and cultural values of urban trees to improve the management of urban forests.

16th September 2021
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