SFI Opportunistic Fund for Research Infrastructure – Internal Call for Proposals 2017

NUI Galway has been awarded a total approved budget of €2,372,845 under 2015 SFI Research Infrastructure Call.

The purpose of the award is to enable the purchase of infrastructure where terms are particularly advantageous, e.g., where a supplier is winding up, industry facility decommissioning, from receivers or liquidators, or through auction, etc.  Allowable costs may also include (in relation to the item purchased under the Strategic Opportunity Fund):

    1. Maintenance or service contracts (for up to 2 years from purchase date).
    2. Materials and Consumables required to operate the infrastructure (and not for specific research projects) for up to 2 years from the purchase date.
    3. Software.
    4. Training for key personnel required to operate the equipment.

Please click SFI Internal Funding Application Form to download the application form and for more information.