GOI Postgraduate and Postdoctoral Fellowships

Pre-Call for IRC GOI Postdoctoral Fellowship 2021 applications at UCD Sutherland School of Law.

Call Opens 26 September 2020.

Please make contact if you wish to apply for the Irish Research Council Government of Ireland Fellowships 2021.

The Fellowships offer the following benefits:

  • a salary of €31,275 per annum
  • employer’s PRSI contribution of €3,455 per annum (11.05% of salary)
  • employer’s pension contribution, where applicable, of €6,255 per annum (20% of salary)
  • eligible direct research expenses of €5,000 per annum

Deadline: 19 November 2020

Please send us a copy of your CV with a one page proposal of the research you intend on completing during the Fellowship, with a short cover letter detailing why you are choosing the UCD Sutherland School of Law as your host. Also, please ensure you have had a conversation with your preferred Mentor/Supervisor as to their availability and suitability. We would ask if possible that all proposals be submitted before 5pm on Friday, November 9th to allow for proper review and support.

Full details of the call are available here.


The Irish Research Council 2021 Government of Ireland Postgraduate Scholarship call is now open.

This programme offers scholarships for suitably qualified individuals to pursue a research master’s or PhD (either traditional or structured), in any discipline, at eligible higher education institutions in Ireland. In addition, a number of targeted scholarships are offered in collaboration with IRC’s strategic funding partners: Department of Foreign Affairs, Environmental Protection Agency, Mét Eireann and Department of Business, Enterprise and Innovation (DBEI).

Deadline: 29 October 2020

Please direct queries to Colleen Thomas at irc@ucd.ie.