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
Programme now open for applications.
Call for submissions
Irish universities are making a direct social and economic impact with their innovative research.
The call for applications for the 2017 US-Ireland Research Innovation Awards is now open. Please register here in order to access the application form.
Applications for Archaeology Research Excavation Grants and Directed Archaeological Research For World Heritage Sites are now open
The awards are jointly presented by the Royal Irish Academy and the American Chamber of Commerce.
In 2016 the Royal Irish Academy will award two Gold Medals: one in the Humanities and one in the Life Sciences.
In 2015, medals were awarded in the Engineering Sciences and the Social Sciences.
Apply for Archaeology Research Grants and Archaeology C14 Radiocarbon Dates Scheme.
Applications are now open.