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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Eoin O'Mahony Bursary in Irish History open

Thursday, 21 February 2019

The Eoin O’Mahony Bursary in Irish History was established in memory of the genealogist and newspaper columnist Eoin O’Mahony, and is now open for applications.

Grants and Awards

The Royal Irish Academy-Royal Society International Exchange Cost Share Programme now open

Wednesday, 30 January 2019

The Royal Irish Academy - Royal Society International Exchange Cost Share Programme is designed to enable international collaboration within the natural sciences, by providing the marginal costs of research.

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

Dr Xinxin Xiao wins Kathleen Lonsdale Prize 2018

Monday, 28 January 2019

Dr. Xinxin Xiao, a PhD graduate of University Limerick, has been selected as this year’s winner of the Royal Irish Academy’s Kathleen Lonsdale Chemistry Prize, sponsored by Henkel. 

Physical, Chemical and Mathematical Sciences Committee, Grants and Awards

Closing 7 January - 2019 Charlemont Grants

Wednesday, 2 January 2019

The Charlemont Grants Scheme is a high-impact travel grants scheme aimed at early-career postdoctoral researchers. 

Grants and Awards, Charlemount Grants

Kathleen Lonsdale Chemistry Prize 2018

Monday, 24 December 2018

Closing 12 noon Wed 9 January. Last call for submissions from Irish Ph.D. thesis students in the general area of Chemical Science.

Physical, Chemical and Mathematical Sciences Committee, Grants and Awards

Closing 19 December - US-Ireland Research Innovation Awards

Wednesday, 12 December 2018

Applications closing on 19 December 2018 for the US-Ireland Research Innovation Awards 2019.

Grants and Awards, US-Ireland Research Innovation Awards

Winner of €10,000 Michel Déon Prize announced

Tuesday, 4 December 2018

The winner of the inaugural Michel Déon Prize for non-fiction is Breandán Mac Suibhne for his book The End of Outrage: Post-Famine Adjustment in Rural Ireland

Study of Languages, Literature, Culture and Communication Committee, Grants and Awards, Public Engagement

2019 Directed Research for World Heritage Sites

Friday, 23 November 2018

Last chance to apply, closing 5pm Monday 26 November 2018

Grants and Awards

Archaeology Research Excavation Grant - Closing 26 Nov

Friday, 23 November 2018

Last chance to apply for ‘Archaeological Research Excavations’, closing Monday 26 November at 5pm

Grants and Awards, Archaeology Research Excavation Grant

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

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