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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Winners of the 2016 US-Ireland Research Innovation Awards

Monday, 23 May 2016

The awards are jointly presented by the Royal Irish Academy and the American Chamber of Commerce.

Grants and Awards

Royal Irish Academy Gold Medals 2016

Monday, 23 May 2016

In 2016 the Royal Irish Academy will award two Gold Medals: one in the Humanities and one in the Life Sciences. 

Grants and Awards, Gold Medals

Academy Gold Medallists 2015 share their views on open science and data sharing

Thursday, 24 March 2016

In 2015, medals were awarded in the Engineering Sciences and the Social Sciences. 

Grants and Awards, Gold Medals

Call for applications for Archaeology Grants

Friday, 11 March 2016

Apply for Archaeology Research Grants and Archaeology C14 Radiocarbon Dates Scheme.

Grants and Awards

R.J. Hunter Postdoctoral Fellowship 2016

Thursday, 3 March 2016

Applications are now open.

Grants and Awards

2016 US-Ireland Research Innovation Awards Shortlist Announced

Thursday, 3 March 2016

The RIA and the American Chamber of Commerce, Ireland are delighted to announce the shortlisted organisations for the 2016 US-Ireland Research Innovation Awards.

Grants and Awards

Academy Gold Medals 2015

Thursday, 25 February 2016

Professor Philip Lane and Professor Alan Smeaton were awarded the Academy Gold Medals.

Grants and Awards, Gold Medals

Charlemont Grant Awards Ceremony 2016

Thursday, 25 February 2016

Mary E. Daly, President of the Academy presented the 26 2016 Charlemont scholars with their certificates and congratulated them on their success.

Grants and Awards, Charlemount Grants

2016 US-Ireland Research Innovation Awards

Wednesday, 3 February 2016

Showcase your research innovation.

Grants and Awards

Hamilton Day Public Conversation and Prize Giving 2015

Wednesday, 7 October 2015

On Hamilton day the Academy will host a Public Conversation with a number of leading Irish researchers. This event will aim to examine networks and their applications from different perspectives. The speakers will cover...

Science Committees, Physical, Chemical and Mathematical Sciences Committee, Grants and Awards, Hamilton Day

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