IRC and COVID-19

The Irish Research Council recognises that the COVID-19 crisis is having a significant impact on the research and innovation community and that research projects are experiencing varying degrees of disruption as a result of practical measures taken to contain the virus. This page provides information for researchers whose awards or applications may be affected.

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Researcher of the Year Awards 2020

The call for nominations for the IRC Researcher of the Year Awards 2020 is now open. Now in their fourth year, these awards will commend the very best of our current awardees or alumni working in academia, industry, civic society or the public sector.

Nominations are invited under three categories: Researcher of the Year, Early-Career Researcher of the Year, and Impact Award.


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