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New R.J. Hunter Digitial Fellowship

Thursday, 9 September 2021

The Royal Irish Academy is delighted to announce the new R.J. Hunter Digital Fellowship scheme. The main purpose of this one-year post-doctoral Fellowship is to develop a prosopographical database of English and...

Grants and Awards

Autumn Archaeology Grants schemes open

Friday, 3 September 2021

Archaeology Research Excavation Grants,  Archaeology Legacy projects, Directed Archaeological Research for World Heritage Sites and Archaeology Radiocarbon Dates Scheme now open for applications.

Grants and Awards, Archaeology Research Excavation Grant

RIA Literary Prize Extended

Thursday, 26 August 2021

The Royal Irish Academy is delighted to receive confirmation from the Department of Foreign Affairs of funding for the Michel Déon Prize until 2025.

Grants and Awards

Call for Proposals: Wolf Prize 2022

Wednesday, 18 August 2021

In accordance with the Wolf Prize principle of rotation, candidate(s) for the 2022 prize can be nominated only in the following five fields: Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics, Agriculture, and Architecture.

Policy and International Relations, International Activities, Grants and Awards

Funding awarded for an innovative collaborative project under the new Ireland–Scotland Bilateral Network Grants scheme

Wednesday, 14 July 2021

The Royal Irish Academy are delighted to announce a grant of £12,500 to Dr Ciara Healy-Musson, IT Carlow for ‘The Rural Reimagined: Connecting Irish and Scottish Artists and Writers with Rural Practices and Narratives’...

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Dr Conor Crawford awarded the Kathleen Lonsdale RIA Chemistry Prize 2021

Thursday, 8 July 2021

UCD PhD student recognised for his transformative work developing vaccines against a major human pathogen 

Science Committees, Physical, Chemical and Mathematical Sciences Committee, Grants and Awards

Closing soon: call for nominations for 2021 Academy Gold Medal in the Environmental Sciences and Geosciences

Wednesday, 7 July 2021

Closing date for nominations for 2021 Academy Gold Medal in the Environmental Sciences and Geoscience is Wednesday, 14 July at 17:00.

Grants and Awards, Gold Medals

Important notice in relation to Covid-19

Thursday, 3 June 2021

Academy House is open subject to maximum occupancy levels.

Library, Publications, Membership, Grants and Awards

2021 Archaeology Research Grant and Archaeology Legacy Grants

Thursday, 20 May 2021

The Royal Irish Academy is delighted to announce funding for eight projects under the new Archaeology Legacy Grants scheme and the annual Archaeology Research Grants scheme.

Grants and Awards

2021 Praeger Grants Awarded

Wednesday, 19 May 2021

The Royal Irish Academy is delighted to announce that three natural history projects will be funded under this year's Praeger scheme. 

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