We manage a suite of interlinked programmes funding researchers across all career stages and disciplines. Use the filter options on the left to find out more.


IRC-ESO Studentship Programme

OPEN

The IRC-ESO Studentship Programme provides a valuable opportunity for an astronomer of the future undertaking a PhD at an eligible Irish institution to gain experience at the most productive ground-based astronomical observatory in the world.

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Enterprise Partnership Scheme (Postgraduate)

OPEN

Supporting suitably qualified research master's and doctoral candidates in any discipline working in partnership with academia and industry

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Ulysses

OPEN

Supporting collaborations between Irish- and French-based researchers in areas important for both economies

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Employment-Based Postgraduate Programme

OPEN

Supporting suitably qualified research master's and doctoral candidates in any discipline working in partnership with academia and industry while employed by an enterprise partner

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Why Research Matters Video Presentation Competition

CLOSED

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Creative Connections

CLOSED

Supporting higher education and research institutions to formulate joint proposals for workshops to cultivate interdisciplinary research in Ireland

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Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting Awards

CLOSED

Supporting the next generation of leading scientists to attend the annual Lindau Nobel Laureate Meetings

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Government of Ireland Postgraduate Scholarship Programme

CLOSED

Supporting suitably qualified research master's and doctoral candidates pursuing, or intending to pursue, full-time research in any discipline

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