EPA Research funding

EPA Research funding is provided under its four interconnected hubs: 

  • Addressing climate change evidence needs 
  • Facilitating a green and circular economy 
  • Delivering a healthy environment 
  • Protecting and restoring our natural environment

Funding schemes and opportunities

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EPA Research calls Closed 

EPA Research Call 2022 is now closed for submissions. View more details.

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Other EPA Research calls Closed

Other EPA Research funding opportunities will be advertised here.

EPA Green Enterprise scheme

Closed The 2022 Green Enterprise call is now closed. View more details.

PhD scholarships funding opportunities

Closed 2022

Strategic & Collaborative awards 


2023-2024 Fulbright Irish Awards - closing 27th October 2022

The 2023-2024 Fulbright Irish Awards are now open for applications.

Submission deadline: 27th October 2022 at 16:00GMT

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Water4All Partnership Joint Transnational call - closing 31st October 2022

The Water4All Partnership Joint Transnational call on Management of water resources for increased resilience, adaptation and mitigation to hydroclimatic extreme events is now open for applications.

Submission deadline of pre-proposals: 31st October 2022 at 15:00CET

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Download the call information PDF

The Water4All 1st Joint Call information webinar for applicants will take place 23rd September 2022 at 14:00 to 15:30 CET. The below link to the webinar will be activated on the webinar day.

Link to join webinar


Biodiversa+ BiodivMon International Joint Call - closing 9th November 2022

The Biodiversa+ BiodivMon International Joint Call on Improved transnational monitoring of biodiversity and ecosystem change for science and society is now open for applications.

Submission deadline of pre-proposals: 9th November 2022 at 15:00CET

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Fast-Track to Policy funding


Funding opportunities will be advertised following the identification of urgent emerging policy questions.

Event Support

Open Rolling deadlines

Read about funding opportunities under Horizon Europe Clusters 5 (Climate, energy and mobility) and Cluster 6 (Food, bioeconomy, natural resources, agriculture and environment).

Recent EPA awards

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EPA Grant Management and Application portal

The EPA's Grant Management and Application portal is a web-based system that enables the online submission, evaluation and ongoing management of applications for research fundingRead more about EPA SmartSimple User Guidance and useful documents.