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.


Creative Connections

OPEN

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

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Government of Ireland Postdoctoral Fellowship Programme

OPEN

Supporting researchers at an early stage of their postdoctoral career to associate with established research teams who have achieved international recognition for their work

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New Foundations

OPEN

Supporting eligible researchers intending to pursue research, networking or dissemination activities within and across the diversity of disciplines

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New Opportunities for Research Funding Agency Cooperation in Europe (NORFACE)

OPENING SOON

Supporting Europe’s response to the grand societal challenges through the development of opportunities for scientists in the area of social and behavioural sciences

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European Coordinated Research on Long-term Challenges in Information and Communication Sciences & Technologies ERA-NET (CHIST-ERA)

OPENING SOON

Reinforcing the transnational collaboration between participating states in challenging multidisciplinary research in the area of information and communication sciences and technologies

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COALESCE Research Fund

CLOSED

Supporting excellent research addressing national and global challenges

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Advanced Laureate Awards Programme

CLOSED

Supporting exceptional researchers to conduct frontier research across all disciplines

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GENDER-NET Plus

CLOSED

Promoting gender equality in Horizon 2020 and the European Research Area

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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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Enterprise Partnership Scheme (Postgraduate)

CLOSED

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

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European Space Agency Traineeship Scheme

CLOSED

Providing successful applicants an opportunity to gain valuable experience in the development and operation of space missions

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Ulysses

CLOSED

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

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Humanities in the European Research Area (HERA)

CLOSED

Supporting the continued growth and development of collaborative and transnational humanities research across Europe

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Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions COFUND Collaborative Research Fellowships for a Responsive and Innovative Europe (CAROLINE)

CLOSED

Supporting experienced researchers from any discipline to conduct research relevant to the themes of the United Nations 2030 Agenda

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Employment-Based Postgraduate Programme

CLOSED

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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Enterprise Partnership Scheme (Postdoctoral)

CLOSED

Supporting researchers at an early stage of their postdoctoral career working in partnership with academia and industry

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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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Starting and Consolidator Laureate Awards Programme

CLOSED

Supporting exceptional researchers to conduct frontier basic research across all disciplines

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