Cystinosis Ireland Research Funding Opportunities

Cystinosis Ireland is one of the main patient organisations in Europe driving research into this rare disease.

Since its establishment in 2003, Cystinosis Ireland has supported research projects focused on all aspects of this disease to the value of €2.6 million either through direct funding or as a co-funding partner with Ireland’s national health research funding agency, the Health Research Board.

You can find out more about the research Cystinosis Ireland has funded and/or co-funded previously here.

Cystinosis Ireland is open to receiving applications in all areas of cystinosis research

Click on the heading to read more about research areas that are of particular interest to us.
The two main schemes through which we fund research are outlined below but we always welcome contact from and discussion with researcher to develop potential ideas and proposals for funding.