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2019 Archaeology Research Excavation Grant - Now Open

18 October 2018

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

This is the only fund in Ireland which supports independent research excavations and welcomes applications for new excavations, continuing excavations and post-excavation work. The scheme will be competitive, and the average grant awarded has previously been in the region of €5,000 - €10,000. €64,850 is available for this grant this year. Click here for more information

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