Funding Opportunities & Research Proposal Support

Research Opportunities & Ideas

Ideas for research may be developed in response to specific funding opportunities, through research themes and strategies promoted by NUI Galway, through career development or training and research related events.  This section provides further information about the range of pre award services that Research Support Services offer.



Preparing a Project Proposal

There is a large amount of activity needed to secure funding for research and we can offer advice, support and information to guide to you through this.  Supporting information on costing a research proposal can be accessed here whilst information on how Research Support Officers can assist and support you with your application is available here 


Stage 1 - Funding Opportunities and Research Proposal Support (Please click to download the process map for this stage of the Research Lifecycle)