Strategic Partners

The Irish Research Council works closely with employers in the Enterprise Partnership Scheme and the Employment-Based Partnership Scheme. In addition to the Department of Education and Skills, a range of other government agencies and NGOs also work with the Irish Research Council to enable research that will benefit policy makers. The broader community are engaged in a number of our schemes, including the Research Projects Grants Scheme and the Government of Ireland Postgraduate Scheme. Our strategic partners include:  

Crisis Pregnancy Programme (CPP)

Department of Agriculture, Food & the Marine (DAFM)

Department of Children and Youth Affairs (DCYA)

Department of Environment, Community and Local Government (DECLG)

Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA)

Department of Social Protection (DSP)

Family Support Agency (FSA)

Geological Survey Of Ireland (GSI)

Marine Institute

National Forum for Teaching and Learning

Science Foundation Ireland (SFI)