Irish Research Council latest Calls for Engaged Researchers


The Irish Research Council recently opened funding calls that support and encourage engagement with civic and civil society organisations. Please see list below and click on this link for full details of all calls and how to access detailed information.

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Research for Policy and Society 2016 Important – see Note 1 below Individual research strands in partnership with Govt. departments or statutory agencies Open call for research addressing national societal challenges Monday 12 September 2016 Friday 28 October 2016 End November 2016
New Horizons Interdisciplinary Research Strand 2016 Important – see Note 1 below Interdisciplinary research, cultivating applications to all seven Horizon2020 Societal Challenges Monday 12 September 2016 Friday 28 October 2016 End November 2016
CAROLINE MSCA Postdoctoral Fellowships 2017 Postdoctoral Irish and International Fellowships for experienced researchers Wednesday 12 October 2016 Wednesday 30 November 2016 March 2017
New Foundations 2016

Supporting knowledge exchange through four strands:

Strand 1 – Enhancing civic society
engagement, nationally and internationally
Strand 2 – Decade of Centenaries (1917-
Strand 3 – Cross-border knowledge
exchange and stimulation of collaboration
for upcoming HERA and NORFACE calls
Strand 4 – Enhancing the impact of Irish
research internationally through knowledge

Monday 19 September 2016 Friday 21 October 2016 End November 2016

*Refers to date for opening for online application.