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.

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2019 Directed Research for World Heritage Sites

Friday, 19 October 2018

The Royal Irish Academy is pleased to announce that once again it invites applications for ‘Directed Research for World Heritage Sites’

Grants and Awards

2019 Archaeology Research Excavation Grant - Now Open

Thursday, 18 October 2018

The Royal Irish Academy is pleased to announce that once again it invites applications for ‘Archaeological Research Excavations’.

Grants and Awards, Archaeology Research Excavation Grant

The 2019 US-Ireland Research Innovation Awards is now open for entries

Monday, 15 October 2018

The US-Ireland Research Innovation Awards are a joint initiative of the Royal Irish Academy and the American Chamber of Commerce, Ireland.

Grants and Awards, US-Ireland Research Innovation Awards

Royal Irish Academy-Royal Society International Exchange Cost-Share Programme 2018 awardees

Wednesday, 10 October 2018

The 2018 awardees are Prof Ken Duffy (National University of Ireland Maynooth) and Dr Paula Bourke (Dublin Institute of Technology).

Policy and International Relations, Grants and Awards, Royal Irish Academy-Royal Society International Exchange Cost Share Programme

Michel Déon Prize Shortlist Announced

Friday, 5 October 2018

The six shortlisted titles for the inaugural Michel Déon Prize for non-fiction has been announced today.

Social Sciences Committee, Grants and Awards, Public Engagement

€10,000 Non-fiction book prize launched today

Wednesday, 22 August 2018

The inaugural Michel Déon Prize for non-fiction will be awarded by the Royal Irish Academy in December 2018 for the best non-fiction book by a writer domiciled in Ireland.

Grants and Awards

Winners of the 2018 US-Ireland Research Innovation Awards

Friday, 18 May 2018

The winners of the 2018 US-Ireland Research Innovation Awards were announced on Friday 18 May at the American Chamber of Commerce annual dinner.

Grants and Awards, Public Engagement

Dr Junsi Wang wins Young Chemist Prize 2017

Friday, 20 April 2018

This award which is sponsored by Henkel, is granted to the most outstanding Irish Ph.D. thesis in the general area of the chemical sciences.

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

Gold Medal Award Ceremony

Monday, 26 March 2018

Minister of State for Higher Education Mary Mitchell O’Connor, T.D. presented the 2017 Royal Irish Academy Gold Medals at a ceremony in Academy House on 23 March.

Membership, Grants and Awards, Gold Medals

2018 US-Ireland Research Innovation Awards: shortlist announced

Wednesday, 14 March 2018

The Royal Irish Academy and the American Chamber of Commerce, Ireland have announced the shortlist for the 2018 US-Ireland Research Innovation Awards.

Grants and Awards

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