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NUI Irish Historical Research Prize

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  • Value: €5,000
  • You must be an NUI graduate to be eligible for this Prize
  • Questions about this Prize can be directed to


The Irish Historical Research Prize is offered in alternate years for the best new work of Irish Historical Research, which must have been published for the first time by a graduate of the National University of Ireland. The work, which should be substantial, must be of an original character indicating direct research in historical records. Works previously entered for the Prize are not eligible for consideration.

The competition for the Irish Historical Research Prize is now open for applications.

Closing date: Friday, 14 April 2023

More information:

NUI Irish Historical Research Prize: open to NUI graduates who have published sole-authored publications in Irish history for the first time.

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