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Research Professional

WIT is a customer of Research Professional ( and as such, all WIT staff may access this database to discover new funding opportunities.

The database provides access to all Irish, UK, and pan-European funding opportunities including European Commission and other bodies. The database also tracks other, further afield, international funding opportunities. We have secured a deal whereby all WIT staff will be able to avail of accounts with this system, with which they can setup alerts and perform customised searches for their own interests and disciplines.

This service is a real benefit to researchers, to identify new funding opportunities that may have been previously unknown to them. Staff members can sign up for personalised accounts with their institutional e-mail address and also access the system as guests (without having to login) while on campus.

More information and a quick start guide for Research Professional can be downloaded here PDF document.

Researchers holding an official WIT e-mail address can sign up for a free personalised account with Research Professional where they can create and save their own personlised searches and manage alerts for funding opportunities of specific interest to them. If you have not yet signed up for an account, it is easy and straightforward to do so. Please see the video below for quick instructions to complete this step.