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Rewarding and celebrating research excellence

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

The awards are now open to applications. The deadline for receipt of application is 5 pm on Monday 9 November 2020.

There are three categories in the President’s Awards for Research Excellence:

  • Research Supervisor (nomination must be proposed by two students)
  • Early Stage Researcher (nomination must be proposed by two NUI Galway staff members. Self nomination is permitted).
  • Established Researcher (nomination must be proposed by two NUI Galway staff members. Self nomination is permitted).

Background details and criteria
Full details of the criteria for entry and the evaluation process are available in the background document: Presidents-Awards-for-Research-Excellence-2020

Nomination documents
Research Supervisor Nomination Form 2020
Early Stage Researcher Nomination Form 2020
Established Researcher Nomination Form 2020

Second stage for Research Supervisor Awards
Subsequent to the initial closing date, those nominated for the Research Supervisor Award (by current/past students) will be contacted directly by the Research Office to finish the final stage of the application process through a separate form (Second part Research Supervisor Nomination Form).

Please direct any questions you may have to ruth.hynes @ nuigalway.ie