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2018 US-Ireland Research Innovation Awards: Call for applications

14 December 2017

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

About the awards

The US-Ireland Research Innovation Awards are a joint initiative of the Royal Irish Academy and the American Chamber of Commerce, Ireland. The 2018 Awards will recognise excellence in research innovation, creation and invention by an organisation, as a result of US Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in Ireland. These awards acknowledge exemplary ideas, originating in Irish organisations, and underpinned by innovative research, that have a strong social and/or economic impact.

Applications

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

Applications are invited from:

  • The Irish (island of Ireland) operations of a US headquartered and controlled multinational company
  • A Higher Education Institution (HEI) Research Centre or institute based on the island of Ireland with links to the US corporate sector in Ireland
  • An Irish Micro Enterprise or SME with links to the US corporate sector in Ireland

The awards are presented on an all-island basis in three categories:

  • MNC
  • HEI
  • SME

The closing date is Thursday 14 December at 17:00

Application packs are available from innovate@ria.ie

Organisations who register their expression of interest on or before Friday 3 November will be invited to participate in a webinar to assist in completing the application process. This webinar will be recorded and available as a podcast.

For any other queries, please email innovate@ria.ie

Previous Multinational Winners

Amcham Previous Winners Multinationals 1080p from American Chamber of Commerce on Vimeo.

Previous HEI Winners

Amcham Previous Winners HEI from American Chamber of Commerce on Vimeo.

Previous SME Winners

Amcham Previous Winners SME's from American Chamber of Commerce on Vimeo.

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