Who are the 2018 Ulysses laureates? [fr]
Every year, the Ulysses scheme awards grants to Franco-Irish starting research projects, to allow them to develop into long-lasting and fruitful research collaborations.
Find out which projects were funded this year!
The Ulysses scheme is designed to support new research collaborations between Irish and French researchers. In Ireland, Ulysses is funded by the Irish Research Council and the Health Research Board, and administered by the Irish Research Council.
It is funded by MEAE (French Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs) and administered by the Embassy of France in Ireland and Campus France, the leading French agency for international mobility, on the French side.
We received a high number of excellent applications this year, with a total of 69 applications. 16 grants were awarded, for a yearly funding to allow French-Irish research cooperation to develop and feed into the already strong Franco-Irish relation.
The Ulysses schemes funds all domains of research. This year, the projects funded were in the following domains:
|Biology, medicine & health||4|
|Earth & Space sciences||2|
|Communication & information sciences||1|
In average, 30% of the Ulysses project leaders are women. This year, there were :
6 project leaders led by women on the Irish side
7 project leaders led by women on the French side
For a complete list of the projects funded, download the document below.
More information on the Ulysses programme can be found here
Contact : science[a]ambafrance-ie.org