2018 Research Innovation Awards

US-Ireland Research Innovation Awards

The US-Ireland Research Innovation Awards are a joint initiative of the American Chamber of Commerce Ireland and the Royal Irish Academy. They recognise and acknowledge exemplary ideas, originating in Irish organisations, making a social and economic impact through research innovation in meeting market needs.

The call for applications for the 2018 US-Ireland Research Innovation Awards is now open.

The Royal Irish Academy and the American Chamber of Commerce, Ireland invite expressions of interest in the 2018 US-Ireland Research Innovation Awards.

The closing date is Thursday 14 December at 17:00

The Awards operate on an all-island basis and are awarded in three categories:


  • MNC Award

  • SME Award

  • HEI Award


Applications are invited from:

  • The Irish (island of Ireland) operations of a US headquartered and controlled multinational company

  • An Irish Micro Enterprise or SME with links to the US corporate sector

  • A Higher Education Institution (HEI) Research Centre or institute based on the island of Ireland with links to the US corporate sector

Hear from previous winnners.....