UCC Academy Ltd. is a start-up, not-for-profit company dedicated to the development and delivery of innovative teaching, learning and research.
UCC Research Community
PrimeUCC aims to support the UCC research community in exploiting, and in particular coordinating, new funding opportunities by reducing the administrative burden associated with managing complex research proposals and projects.
The vision for PrimeUCC is to be the preferred project management service used by UCC researchers to manage their research contracts.
In order to achieve this vision, the mission of PrimeUCC is to strategically collaborate with dedicated university support services to provide a range of project management services to UCC researchers enabling the comprehensive management of research contracts, from proposal through to project completion, to funding body and university requirements.
Frees up your time for research by reducing admin and interaction burden
Increases your chances of success at proposal stage by;
Providing excellent budget and management section
Interacting with experts to provide inputs to make the impact excellent
Coordinating and scheduling timely partial and full proposal reviews
Interacting with key support services for sign off
Provides a personalised, professional and local service based at UCC
Provides expertise in project management helping you;
Maximise and then fully utilise your budget
Achieve your project schedule and associated deliverables and milestones
Collate reports and get your inputs to EC delivered on time
Add expertise without adding an additional partner
Has substantial experience in the area of proposal preparation – we have worked with over 20 researchers in four colleges
Has a proven track record in helping to secure Horizon 2020 funding
Can meet clients face-to-face when needed
Has staff with varied academic and professional backgrounds