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Briefing on The Royal Society-SFI University Research Fellowship Programme

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ENG-2034,

Lecture Theatre 07

Engineering Building

National University of Ireland, Galway

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Galway, Thursday, 30th June, 2016 from 1.30pm: An information day on the Royal Society-SFI University Research Fellowship scheme will take place at the National University of Ireland, Galway (NUIG).

Please note that an additional briefing event will be taking place in Dublin on the 1st of July at 1.30pm in the Science Gallery, Dublin. To register for the Dublin event please click here.

The scheme is for outstanding scientists still in the early stages of their research career and have the potential to become leaders in their field. It enables outstanding early career researchers based within eligible Research Bodies in Ireland to apply for up to five years’ research funding including salary in the first instance, with the possibility to apply for competitive renewal for an additional three years.

The scheme covers all areas of the life and physical sciences, including engineering and mathematics, but excluding clinical medicine and direct biomedical research. Successful candidates will be awarded a fellowship by the Royal Society, the cost of which will be met by Science Foundation Ireland.

The next round will launch in July 2016 with a closing date in September 2016

Programme of Activities

1.30: Registration

1.45: Briefing on scheme details

  • Dr Lynette Keeney, Royal Society – Science Foundation Ireland University Research Fellow, Tyndall National Institute
  • Dr Pauline Scanlon, Royal Society – Science Foundation Ireland University Research Fellow, University College Cork
  • Ms Bevin McGeever, Scheme Manager Grants, Royal Society

Q&A (tea/coffee)

3.45: Close

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Ireland

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