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years of significant social change

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The royal society for arts, manufactures and commerce is a network of entrepreneurs, educators and innovators working to advance society, the economy and the environment


Her Majesty The Queen and the RSA

Read our statement and view photos of The Queen at RSA House.




Cities of Learning


Discover how we're helping regions deliver inclusive lifelong learning.

Student Design Awards


Challenging students to tackle pressing issues through design.

Catalyst Funding


Grants and support for social innovations developed by our Fellowship.

Four-day week: the social benefits


Lianna Etkind

Good Work Guild: inspiring the future of work


Adanna Shallowe

Making the social economy pay


Diana Finch

A rough guide to being a public entrepreneur in practice


Ian Burbidge,Jamie Cooke,Ella Firebrace,Benny Souto,Beatrice Bekar,Adanna Shallowe


Upcoming events

  • An evening with Prue Leith

    Fellowship Event / An evening with...

    RSA House, 8 John Adam St, London, WC2N 6EZ

    Join us for a special evening with guest speaker Dame Prue Leith and a menu designed and prepared by renowned chef Ollie Dabbous.

  • RSA St Albans: curiosity and connection

    Fellowship Event

    The Barn at The Horn, St Albans, AL1 3TE

    Come along to connect with curiosity with other local people and hear ten four-minute ‘lighting talks’ from Fellows in your area

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The RSA House is open to Fellows, visitors, staff and for outside events.

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Historic RSA House combines Georgian splendour with high quality contemporary design and is a versatile space suitable for a variety of events.

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The RSA Fellowship is a global community of 30,000 proactive problem solvers who share our vision and values.

The Coffee House

Coffee, food and connections. An inspiring place to collaborate.



Shape the future

Find out how we can unite people and ideas to resolve the challenges of our time and realise lasting change.

Our proven approach to change

For everyone who is passionate about making social change happen.

The combination of a stellar public events programme, allied with a brilliant research agenda and a constant willingness to engage with pressing policy questions, means that the RSA is playing a pivotal role in shaping policymaking across the political spectrum.

Co-Founder of Hubble and Second Home, previous Senior Policy Advisor to the Prime Minister Rohan Silva

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