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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.

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2018 US-Ireland Research Innovation Awards: Call for applications

Tuesday, 17 October 2017

The call for applications for the 2018 US-Ireland Research Innovation Awards is now open.

Grants and Awards

Now Open: Archaeology Research Excavation Grants

Thursday, 5 October 2017

Archaeology Research Excavation Grants – Deadline 23:55 (GMT) Thursday 26 October 2017.

Grants and Awards

2018 Charlemont Grants now open

Monday, 4 September 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.

Grants and Awards, Charlemount Grants

2017 RIA-RS International Cost-Share Awards

Wednesday, 26 July 2017

Academy makes two collaborative research awards with the Royal Society under the 2017 International Exchanges Cost-Share Programme.

Policy and International Relations, Grants and Awards

Young Chemist Prize

Wednesday, 21 June 2017

Winner of Ireland’s Young Chemist Prize to be awarded prestigious international award at the World Chemistry Congress

Physical, Chemical and Mathematical Sciences Committee, Grants and Awards

Winners of the US-Ireland Research Innovation Awards 2017

Friday, 19 May 2017

The winners of the US-Ireland Research Innovation Awards 2017 were announced on Friday 19 May at the American Chamber of Commerce annual dinner.

Grants and Awards

2017 Academy Gold Medals: Call for nominations

Wednesday, 19 April 2017

Nominations are now open for the Academy Gold Medals.

Membership, Grants and Awards, Gold Medals

Charlemont Awards Ceremony 2017

Thursday, 16 March 2017

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.

Grants and Awards, Charlemount Grants

Cunningham Medal Presentation

Wednesday, 8 March 2017

Professor Dervilla M.X. Donnelly, MRIA was presented with the Royal Irish Academy's premier award, The Cunningham Medal on 7 March 2017.

Grants and Awards

The DIB & the Cunningham Medal

Tuesday, 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.

Dictionary of Irish Biography, Grants and Awards, Gold Medals

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