1. SFI Centres for Research Training Programme 2018

    Building on research excellence, the SFI Centres for Research Training will train cohorts of academically outstanding future research leaders with the skills and knowledge required to address the future challenges of an ever-changing work environment.

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    • Deadline — Deadline for submission of full proposals: 5 September 2018
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  2. SFI/EI Technology Innovation Development Award (TIDA) Programme 2018

    The SFI TIDA Programme is designed to enable researchers to focus on the initial stages of an applied research project which may have a commercial benefit if further developed.

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    • Deadline — Deadline: 22nd June 2018; Funding Decision: November 2018
    • Award amount — €100,000 direct costs
    • Duration — 12 months
  3. SFI St. Patrick's Day Science Medal Award

    The SFI St. Patrick’s Day Science Medal is awarded annually to a distinguished Irish scientist, engineer or technology leader living and working in the USA.

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    • Deadline — Deadline: 31st October 2018
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  4. SFI President of Ireland Future Research Leaders Award

    The President of Ireland Future Research Leaders programme is a recruitment-only programme designed to attract to Ireland outstanding new and emerging research leaders in both scientific and engineering domains, where candidates may have both academic and/or industry relevant backgrounds with a focus on research excellence with impact.

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    • Deadline — Expression of Interest: 3rd August 2018; Proposal Submission Deadline: 8th November 2018
    • Award amount — up to €1,000,000 + 125K
    • Duration — 5 years only
  5. SFI International Partnership Programme

    The SFI-NSFC Partnership will fund excellent and innovative projects in priority areas of relevance to both the Republic of Ireland and to the People’s Republic of China.

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    • Deadline — Closed
    • Award amount — up to €1,000,000
    • Duration — 4 years only
  6. SFI-Pfizer Biotherapeutics Innovation Award Programme 2016

    Arising from the strong focus of both Pfizer and SFI on adopting partnership approaches to translate scientific discoveries into new medicines, the SFI-Pfizer Biotherapeutics Innovation Award Programme (BIAP) was established.

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    • Deadline — Closed
    • Award amount — up to €400,000
    • Duration — up to 3 years
  7. SFI ERC Support Programme

    The SFI ERC Support Programme provides an additional overhead payment to the Host Institution of ERC award winners, which is designed to assist awardees, who may either have won their ERC award while working at an Irish Host Institution or who may have recently been recruited to an Irish Host Institution from overseas, to successfully carry out their ERC-funded research.

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    • Deadline — Rolling
    • Award amount — up to €150,000
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  8. SFI Career Development Award

    SFI is committed to supporting and developing early- and mid-career researchers to become excellent, fully independent research leaders and offers a suite of funding opportunities to help facilitate this transition, including support for those who are transitioning to independence, transitioning to leadership as well supporting more established research leaders.

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    • Deadline —
    • Award amount — up to €500,000
    • Duration — 4 years only
  9. SFI Investigators Programme

    Science Foundation Ireland in collaboration with Teagasc, Geological Survey Ireland (GSI), the Marine Institute(MI) and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), is pleased to launch the SFI Investigators Programme 2016 call.

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    • Award amount — up to €2,000,000
    • Duration — 5 years only