US Ireland Research Innovation Awards

The Royal Irish Academy and the American Chamber of Commerce Ireland have opened the call for nominations to the inaugural US-Ireland Research Innovation Awards. The Awards will recognise and celebrate excellence in research innovation that has taken place on the island of Ireland as a result of US foreign direct investment. Awards will be presented in the following categories:

  • The Irish operations of a US company
  • An Irish SME/Start up that interacts with a US company
  • An Irish Higher Education Institute or research body that has collaborated with a US company

The deadline for the receipt of completed applications is 5pm on Wednesday, 11 March 2015. The Awards are being co-sponsored by KPMG Ireland, Ulster Bank and The Irish Times. Full details including how to apply are available on the Royal Irish Academy: http://ria.ie/About/Our-Work/Grants---Awards/US-Ireland-Research-Innovation-Awards and the American Chamber of Commerce: http://www.amcham.ie/