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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R.J. Hunter Research Bursary Scheme

R.J. Hunter Research Bursaries Awarded 2021/2022

30 March 2022

Please click download to view a list of the most recent R.J. Hunter Research Bursaries awarded. Individual reports will be published here in 2023.

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Understanding and recording cillíní locations, folklore and oral history through community engagement in County Fermanagh (Summer 2021)

19 October 2021

This project focused on surveying and recording the locations, folklore, and oral history of cillíní (children’s burial grounds) across County Fermanagh.

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R.J. Hunter Research Bursaries Awarded 2020/2021

22 February 2021

Please click download to view a list of the most recent R.J. Hunter Research Bursaries awarded. Individual reports will be published here in 2022.

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