Every year UCD Research supports our researchers in submitting over 1,400 proposals. We hope our experience and knowledge can help you to proposal success.
To find out what funding opportunities are currently available, take a look at our research bulletin, our rolling call listings or our dedicated Funding Call Calendar, which can be added to your Google calendar.
Alternatively use Research Professional to select calls that might be of interest to you.
If you have already identified a call you wish to apply for, access our call specific online help packs, which contain guidance on how to structure your proposal, tips on impact and implementation sections and details of internal approval processes.
If you have identified a call of interest and have a query, please contact the relevant person below, or for general queries please email email@example.com
|Funding Agency||Scheme / Call||Contact person||Ext.|
|Department of Agriculture, Food & Marine (DAFM)||DAFM Research call||Dr Joanne Fitzgeraldfirstname.lastname@example.org||4054|
|Enterprise Ireland (EI)||EI Innovation Partnerships
EI Commercialisation Fund
|EI Financial Support for ERC Applicants||Maire Coyleemail@example.com||4014|
|EI Financial Support for Marie Sklodowska Curie Applicants||Proposal Supportfirstname.lastname@example.org||4035|
|EI Financial Support for LEIT, Societal Challenge applicants||EU Officeemail@example.com|
|Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)||EPA Research call||Dr Joanne Fitzgeraldfirstname.lastname@example.org||4054|
|Horizon 2020||H2020 Leadership in Enabling and Industrial Technologies (LEIT):
H2020 Societal Challenges:
European Research Council (ERC)
Proof of Concept
|H2020 Marie-Sklodowska Curie Actions||Marie Sklodowska-Curie − Individual Fellowships (IF)
Marie Sklodowska-Curie − Innovative Training Networks (ITN)
|European Commission||Non-Framework Programmes including, but not limited to:
3rd Health Programme
Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund
|Health Research Board (HRB)||Applied Partnership Awards (APA)
Collaborative Doctoral Awards
Investigator Led projects
Applying Research into Policy& Practice Postdoctoral fellowship (ARPP)
|Emerging Investigator Awards||Proposal Supportemail@example.com|
|US-Ireland R&D Partnership||Proposal Supportfirstname.lastname@example.org||4035|
|Irish Research Council (IRC)||IRC CAROLINE COFUND Fellowships||Proposal Supportemail@example.com|
|IRC Laureate Awards||Proposal Supportfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|IRC Government of Ireland Post-doc/Post graduate schemes
IRC EPS Post-doc/Post graduate schemes
|IRC Ulysses France/Ireland Travel
IRC Policy & Society
|Science Foundation Ireland (SFI)||SFI Future Research Leaders
SFI Research Professorships
|SFI EPSRC Partnership
SFI Investigator Programme
SFI NSF China Partnership
SFI Spokes and Strategic Partnerships
|SFI Career Development Awards (CDA)
SFI Starting Investigator Research Grants (SIRG)
|Proposal Supportemail@example.com||Proposal Support|
|SFI Industry Fellowships
|US-Ireland R&D Partnership
SFI-Royal Society University Research Fellowships
|SFI Conferences and Workshops||Dr Joanne Fitzgerald||Joanne.firstname.lastname@example.org||4054|
|Teagasc||Teagasc Walsh fellowships||Dr Joanne Fitzgerald||Joanne.email@example.com||4054|
|Wellcome Trust||All schemes||Proposal Supportfirstname.lastname@example.org|
Dipti leads the Proposal Support Team and the Research Programmes Team who provide frontline and specialist support to researchers in securing external funding.
T: 01 716 4023
E: Email Dipti
Máire provides specialised knowledge and support for advanced research funding programmes. Her current focus is on the European Research Council suite of schemes and Science Foundation Ireland’s Research Professorship and President of Ireland Future Research Leaders programmes.
T: 01 716 4014
E: Email Máire
Liana provides comprehensive and targeted support to researchers applying for EU funding, including Horizon 2020, through the full project lifecycle.
T: 01 716 4027
E: Email Liana
Anne-Louise provides specialised knowledge and support for national funding schemes including SFI, EI, DAFM and HRB.
T: 01 716 4062
E: Email Anne-Louise
Jenny provides comprehensive and targeted support to researchers applying for EU funding, including Horizon 2020, through the full project lifecycle.
T: 01 716 4049
E: Email Jenny
Aidan is responsible for review and approval of research proposal budgets, and providing financial advice in relation to research funding.
T: 01 716 4021
E: Email Aidan
Margaret provides comprehensive and targeted support to researchers applying for EU funding, including Horizon 2020, through the full project lifecycle.
T: 01 716 4057
E: Email Margaret