"Rewarding and celebrating the outstanding contributions of academic and research staff"

The NUI Galway President’s Research Excellence Awards rewards and celebrates the outstanding contributions of academic and research staff to excellent, relevant, and innovative research that enhances our university's reputation at an international level.

There are three categories in the President’s Awards for Research Excellence. The winners will be officially announced on 17 October 2019 at the annual Research and Innovation Symposium.

About the awards for 2019

The deadline for receipt of applications (for all categories) was 5pm on 29 May 2019

Full details of the criteria for entry and the evaluation process are available in the background document: Background to Awards 2019

  1. Early Stage Researcher Award - Nomination Form Early Stage Researcher
  2. Established Researcher Award Nomination Form Established Researcher
  3. Research Supervisor Award (nomination by current and/or past students) - Nomination Form Research Supervisor

This is the sixth year of the President’s Awards for Research Excellence.  See below for the names of previous recipients.