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Submitting a Proposal

The Research Office is committed to assisting researchers with all aspects of funded research activity and can provide information and support relating to all stages of the research project lifecycle including;

  • Finding an opportunity
  • Preparing a proposal
  • Getting an award started
  • Managing a research project
  • Managing research outputs

Research staff who are intending to submit an application for funding from internal or external (National, EU or International) sources are required to follow the Insititutes Standard Operating Procedures in developing a proposal.  Applicants are also required to use the Institute's on-line Research Management System (

The Research Office staff can asssist researchers with any aspect of with the proposal development and submission process. Guidance on financial aspects around planning your proposal can be obtained from Gerard Crawley at For all other enquiries please contact the research office (   Researchers considering applying for EU funding are requested to contact Gill Marmelstein (  Ext: 2402) as the European Research Officer.  For enquires with respect to the Research Management System please contact Aideen Gaynor in the Research Office at Ext: 2682