Ukrainian Researchers Scheme

  • PHD
  • 25% tuition fee waiver

Following the outbreak of war in Ukraine and the resulting refugee crisis, Ireland’s research funders have been engaging collaboratively on developments, in particular relating to how researchers from Ukraine who are arriving in Ireland due to the war can be supported by the Irish research system.

This is a scholarship by

Irish Research Council for the Humanities and Social Sciences

All Scholarships from Irish Research Council for the Humanities and Social Sciences


For Ukraine nationals

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  • Salaries, stipends and student fees
  • Materials and consumables up to a total of €2,000 per researcher
  • A contribution of €1,000 towards the purchase of a computer
  • Overheads at 25% of total direct costs (excludes student fees and equipment costs)


The call opens on 20 June 2022. Applications can be submitted at any point and will be reviewed in real time. The call will remain open for the foreseeable future subject to review of the evolving situation in Ukraine.