Postgraduate Research Funding

Internal Funding
Funding opportunities available from NUI Galway


External Funding

Funding opportunities available through external sources:

Irish Research Council (IRC)
Enterprise Partnership Postgraduate Scholarship Scheme. For further information on this scheme please click here
Closing date: 16:00, Wednesday, 17th June 2015

Breast Cancer Campaign - PhD Studentship Grants
Awards of up to £90,000stg for three years. PhD studentships are designed to capture new and highly qualified science graduates into a career in breast cancer research. For further information and to apply for a grant please click here
Closing date: Wednesday, 1st July 2015


This information is intended as a guide only. Other funding may also be available through research grants to supervisors.  Please check with your potential supervisor for these possibilities.
Information on financial support for further and higher education can also be viewed on the Higher Education Authority website studentfinance.ie