HRB Summer Student Scholarships 2017

The Health Research Board invites applications for Summer Student Scholarships from undergraduate students in a health or social care-related discipline to support their participation in research during the summer months in 2017.

The purpose of the student scholarships is to encourage an interest in research and to give the student an opportunity to become familiar with some research techniques.

In line with the HRB strategy the project must fall within one of the following research areas:  patient oriented research, health services research or population health research.

Applications that focus solely or predominantly on basic biomedical research are not eligible.
The amount paid will be €250 per week for a maximum of eight weeks and is paid to the student by the nominated Host Institution.
Applications must be made online through the HRB GEMS online system (

Applications must be submitted on the HRB GEMS system. The deadline for the submission of applications is Wednesday, 8 February 2017 at 13.00.

HRB Contact: Kasia Piotrowska-Millane (