The Council manages a suite of inter-linked schemes funding researchers across all career stages from postgraduate to principal investigator level. Use the filter options to the left to find out more.
Government of Ireland Postdoctoral Fellowship Programme
Supporting researchers at an early stage of their postdoctoral career to associate with established research teams who have achieved international recognition for their work.
Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting Awards
Supporting the next generation of leading scientists to attend the annual Lindau Nobel Laureate Meetings.
European Space Agency Traineeship Scheme
Providing successful applicants an opportunity to gain valuable experience in the development and operation of space missions.
Supporting collaborations between Irish and French researchers in areas important for both economies.
Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions COFUND Collaborative Research Fellowships for a Responsive and Innovative Europe (CAROLINE)
Supporting experienced researchers from any discipline to conduct research relevant to the themes of the United Nations 2030 Agenda.
Enterprise Partnership Scheme (Postdoctoral)
Supporting researchers at an early stage of their postdoctoral career working in partnership with academia and industry.
Supporting eligible researchers intending to pursue research, networking or dissemination activities within and across all disciplines.