Building Innovation Capacity

Securing Research Funding

There is a wide range of funding and support programmes available for research and innovation at national and European level. For many companies, the task of identifying and accessing the most appropriate support programme can be daunting and time consuming.

DeepWater Training has extensive experience of national and European research supports and has a successful track record of assisting clients in accessing funding from a range of Irish and European programmes


We work with clients in the key areas of:
  • Connecting the client to appropriate R&D supports and funding - Irish And European
  • Advising clients on forthcoming calls and approaching deadlines
  • Assisting in the preparation of proposals for national and European research programmes
  • Preparation of budgets and work packages
  • Development of exploitation and dissemination strategies
  • Identifying external research resources and partners for collaborative projects (industry and academic)

"DeepWater Training has provided us with very valuable support in identifying funding opportunities and developing proposals for national and European research programmes"

Dr. Larry Stapleton, Director INSYTE Research Centre, Waterford Institute of Technology