Mitchell Scholarship

Description
The Mitchell Scholarship Program was named to honor former U.S. Senator George Mitchell’s pivotal contribution to the Northern Ireland peace process and covers one year of graduate study at any university in Ireland for up to 12 scholars annually. The program seeks to introduce and connect generations of future Americans to Ireland, while recognizing and fostering intellectual achievement, leadership, and a commitment to community and public service.

Eligibility Requirements

  • U.S. citizen
  • 18 years of age or older, but not yet 30, on September 30th of the year of application
  • Bachelor’s degree in hand by start of degree program in Ireland

Application Process
Nominations are made by the college or university. Students should contact their campus liaison for information.

Application Opens
April

Application Deadline
Late September

Application Info and Link
http://www.us-irelandalliance.org/content/44/en/Application%20Process.html