SEAI's 2016 Research, Development & Demonstration (RD&D) Call is now closed.
In 2016 over 40 project proposals were received, requesting over double the available funding and illustrating the vibrant energy research community in Ireland currently. The applications were evaluated relative to one another in a competitive Call. 24 applications were successful and are already underway.
Please carefully read and review the Application Guidelines for the 2016 RD&D Call
Please download the Application Form for the 2016 RD&D Call
SEAI's 2017 RD&D Call will be opening on the 5th of December, 2016, and will close towards the end of January/ beginning of February, 2017.
SEAI's RD&D budget has increased by 100%. In 2017, €2 million in research grant funding will be available for sustainable energy research projects nationwide.