THE ROYAL IRISH ACADEMY IS IRELAND'S LEADING BODY OF EXPERTS IN THE SCIENCES AND HUMANITIES
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 call for applications for the 2018 US-Ireland Research Innovation Awards is now open.
Archaeology Research Excavation Grants – Deadline 23:55 (GMT) Thursday 26 October 2017.
The Charlemont Grants are unique in that they offer young Irish researchers the opportunity to travel internationally, make important connections and further their research networks in any discipline.
Academy makes two collaborative research awards with the Royal Society under the 2017 International Exchanges Cost-Share Programme.
Winner of Ireland’s Young Chemist Prize to be awarded prestigious international award at the World Chemistry Congress
The winners of the US-Ireland Research Innovation Awards 2017 were announced on Friday 19 May at the American Chamber of Commerce annual dinner.
Nominations are now open for the Academy Gold Medals.
On Thursday 9 March 2017, the 2017 class of Charlemont Scholars were presented with their certificates at an awards ceremony for invited guests, friends and family.
Professor Dervilla M.X. Donnelly, MRIA was presented with the Royal Irish Academy's premier award, The Cunningham Medal on 7 March 2017.
Read the DIB entry on William Mossop, and his son William, both engravers and designers of medals, by Daniel Beaumont and David Murphy, below.