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Gathered here is a list of some open and upcoming funding calls that may be of interest to One Health researchers at various stages in their career. If you are interested in applying for funding please read the call documents carefully and contact UCD Research. Their experienced staff can offer you advice and support before, during and after an award application. For futher information go to the UCD Research Portal, here.

Zoetis, UCD and UC Davis

UCD2 Transatlantic One Health Alliance

  • Funding from Zoetis to support One Health research collaborations between UCD and UC Davis, California
  • Call for applications to Round 3 to be announced in December 2022
  • Find more information on the Alliance and previous calls here.


Thematic Research Call 2023

  • Funding for multidisciplinary research to enabling Ireland to become a world leader in sustainable agri food, forest and bio-based systems
  • Areas of interest include climate mitigation and adaptation, biodiversity and water quality, sustainable farming, animal health and welfare, social sustainability, the bioeconomy, agri-digitalisation, and safe, healthy sustainable food
  • Deadline for submission 21st April 2023
  • Full details can be found here

Horizon Europe

Horizon Europe 2022 calls are now open. More information, including links to work programmes, strategic plans, support webinars etc., can be found on our dedicated HE webpage, here. For dedicated support with applications to Horizon Europe please contact the UCD EU Research Office (euresearchoffice@ucd.ie)


Dorothy Postdoc Programme (2022)

  • 25 three-year postdoc fellowships allowing researchers to work in both overseas and Irish research institutions for 18 months, respectively
  • Researchers from all disciplines will be eligible, provided project falls within remit of public-health crises
  • Deadline for application 21st June 2023
  • More information here


US-Ireland Research and Development Partnership - Agriculture thematic area

  • Joint funding from The US National Insitute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA), Northern Ireland's Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs (DAERA) and Republic of Ireland's Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine (DAFM)
  • €350,000 for up to 5 years
  • Open, rolling application window
  • More information here


The UCD Research Office manages a number of internal funding schemes. For more information go to UCD's Research Portal, here.



Contact One Health UCD

University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland.
E: onehealth@ucd.ie