Research Bursary Scheme (RBS)
This scheme offers support to teachers who wish to carry out new research.
Researchers in Residence Scheme (RiRS)
This scheme offers school-based support where teachers wish to learn by exploring existing research.
The John Coolahan Research Support Framework offers support to teachers and others conducting new research, or exploring existing research in their practice, either independently or in collaboration with others. The Framework places a strong emphasis on research activities that strengthen the links between research, policy and practice, and on collaboration among teachers, and between teachers and other stakeholders in education.
The Framework consists of two separate but complementary schemes