The IRC has three schemes for postdoctoral funding: the Government of Ireland (GOI) Fellowships, the CAROLINE Fellowships and the Enterprise Partnership Scheme.
***The IRC CAROLINE Fellowships scheme and Enterprise Partnership Scheme (EPS) calls are closed. The EPS is likely to re-open in February 2018***
The 2018 Government of Ireland Postdoctoral Fellowships scheme is currently open, and the relevant dates are as below:
IRC Deadline for Applicants: 4pm on 30th November 2017
IRC FAQ Deadline: 4pm on 21st November 2017
Deadline for Mentors & Referees: 4pm on 7th December 2017
Results expected end April 2018
Fellowships start date: 1st October 2018
Please see the IRC website for Terms & Conditions, Guide for Applicants, FAQs and other documents for this call.
You'll find slides from an information session on this call here.
Should you intend to apply to this call with Maynooth University as your home host institution, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you wish to have a (non-technical) pre-submission review of your application, please:
- Have a COMPLETE DRAFT of your application on the IRC's online system (but do not, at this stage, submit to IRC!)
- Email email@example.com with the following in the email subject line: ‘Your Name – GOI review request’ by 5pm on 17th November 2017.
Applications cannot be accepted for pre-submission review after the above deadline.
2018 IRC Government of Ireland Postgraduate Scholarships
This call is now closed. ***Supervisors and referees must submit their references online by 4pm on Wednesday 8th November 2017***
IRC Employment Based Postgraduate Scheme
This call is currently closed. It is expected to re-open in December 2017.
IRC Enterprise Partnership Scheme
This call is currently closed. It is expected to re-open in Spring 2018.