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 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

Assessment Panel for 2017 US-Ireland Research Innovation Awards

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