20 October 2021
Sponsors Ibec see developing STEM talent as a key role in safeguarding Ireland’s economic future.
The Royal Irish Academy/Acadamh Ríoga na hÉireann champions research. We identify and recognise Ireland’s world class researchers. We support scholarship and promote awareness of how science and the humanities enrich our lives and benefit society. We believe that good research needs to be promoted, sustained and communicated. The Academy is run by a Council of its members. Membership is by election and considered the highest academic honour in Ireland.Read more about the RIA
The Royal Irish Academy recognises excellence and inspires future generations of thought-leaders by awarding the Hamilton and Kathleen Lonsdale prizes. These prizes serve as both recognition of accomplishments and incentives to scholars and early career researchers to endeavour.
The Michel Déon Prize for non-fiction supports and champions writing talent to sustain his legacy in celebrating the richness and diversity of cultural experience in Europe.