Identify Funding Opportunity

Looking to stay updated on funding opportunities in your area:

  1. Click on the green Open Calls button on the left to see what calls are currently open
  2. Read our Research Bulletin which is emailed to all colleges every 2 weeks.
  3. Subscribe to Research Professional and create tailored alerts for funding opportunities in your field (Research Professional YouTube videos to get started available here)
  4. Save the links to our Proposal Support Team - call calendar (updated March 2024) - (National & international - refer to Research Professional for further funding opportunities), Horizon Europe 2023 Call Calendar and Horizon Europe 2024 Call Calendar (Pillar 2 Clusters and Widening)
  5. If you are thinking about or planning to apply for an upcoming call please take a minute to complete this form and we will note your interest and keep you informed.

EU Funding Opportunities - Click the links to find out more

Local Supports

Many of UCD's Colleges, Schools, Institutes and Centres have local support staff that can help you to find research funding. They may also send out local, discipline-specific research bulletins, newsletters or funding call notices.

College / School / InstituteName & EmailTel
College of Engineering and Architecture Caroline Treacey 1766
School of Architecture, Planning and Environmental Policy Louise Dunne  2673 
I-Form Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre Sophie O'Kelly 2962
College / School / InstituteName & EmailTel
College of Social Sciences and Law Elva Hannan 8264
School of Archaeology Conor McDermott 8668
School of Politics and International Relations Dara Gannon  8670 
School of Social Policy, Social Work and Social Justice Maureen Lyons 8574
School of Law Suzanne Darcy  4113
College / School / Institute Name & Email Tel
College of Health and Agricultural Sciences    
School of Agriculture and Food Science
Post Vacant
School of Agriculture and Food Science (Forestry) Charles Harper 7358
UCD Institute of Food and Health Geraldine Quinn 2808
School of Medicine UCDMR 6600
School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health Systems Aisling Jackman 6562
UCD Clinical Research Centre 4577
Systems Biology Ireland  Hugh Doyle   6339 
CSTAR (Research Methods & Statistics Support) 2076
College / School / Institute Name & Email Tel
College of Science
BiOrbic, Bioeconomy SFI Research Centre
iCRAG Centre for Research in Applied Geosciences
Insight Centre for Data Analytics
School of Computer Science Léan Ní Chléirigh 2985
School of Mathematics and Statistics 
UCD Earth Institute
Caitriona Devery  

Central Supports

Services Contact Details
For many funding agencies and calls, we have dedicated points of contact, guidance documents and resources available to help you to prepare your proposal.   Programme Team member
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