€23 Million Investment in Post-Doctoral Researchers

€23 Million Investment in Post-Doctoral Researchers

€23 million in funding for a programme for post-doctoral researchers to become research leaders has been announced by Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science Simon Harris TD. The investment, which is a joint initiative between Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) and the Irish Research Council (IRC), will see some 40 early career […]

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SFI-IRC Pathway Programme

SFI-IRC Pathway Programme

Science Foundation Ireland and the Irish Research Council have opened a call for the SFI-IRC Pathway Programme. The programme supports the development of research talent across all disciplines. The SFI-IRC Pathway Programme 2021 call supports talented postdoctoral researchers t across all disciplines to carry out excellent research. Funding from this programme will enable excellent early […]

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€21m Funding for 296 New Research Projects

€21m Funding for 296 New Research Projects

Funding for 296 New Research Projects: Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science, Simon Harris TD, has announced funding for 209 Postgraduate Scholarships and 87 Postdoctoral Fellowships under the Irish Research Council’s Government of Ireland programmes. The awards represent an investment of over €21 million in early career researchers across all academic disciplines.  Full list of Government of Ireland […]

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Call For Proposals Under the Postgraduate Skills Provision and Modular Skills Provision

Call For Proposals Under the Postgraduate Skills Provision and Modular Skills Provision

On the 24th July 2020 as part of the Government’s announcement on the July stimulus package an additional funding allocation of €47.5m was provided for Higher Education skills-related programmes. The initiatives to receive funding were identified by the Department of Further & Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science (DFHERIS) following discussions between them, the Irish […]

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Demand for SUSI student grants expected to be high

Demand for SUSI student grants expected to be high

From Monday, 3 April 2017 the SUSI student grants reopens. The demand is expected to be high, particularly as maintenance grants for postgraduate students have been made available. Students in the lowest income category can apply for the postgraduate maintenance grant, worth almost €6,000. In 2012, the government stopped funding for postgrad maintenance grants. This […]

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Funding supports of €800,000 available at MIC for postgraduate research

Funding supports of €800,000 available at MIC for postgraduate research

If you are considering a Masters or Doctorate, Mary Immaculate College (MIC), recently announced funding supports of €800,000 per annum through its Departmental Assistantships Scheme and merit-based Research Masters and Doctoral Awards Scheme. About Mary Immaculate College (MIC) Mary Immaculate College provides world-class postgraduate programmes in Education and the Liberal Arts at Diploma, as well as Masters and […]

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AIT Research Students Awarded Prestigious Postgraduate Scholarships

AIT Research Students Awarded Prestigious Postgraduate Scholarships

Three students at Athlone Institute of Technology (AIT) have won prestigious postgraduate scholarships from the Irish Research Council. The award scheme offers scholarships for students to pursue a research Masters or PhD. These can be either traditional or structured, in any discipline and at any eligible Irish higher education institution. About the winners AIT’s three […]

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