George J. Mitchell Scholarships
George J. Mitchell Scholarships were established to broaden the knowledge of Irish culture and social values in students who will become leaders in the United States. Scholars are eligible to attend an institution of higher learning in the Republic of Ireland or in Northern Ireland. Prospective scholars must have a demonstrated record of intellectual distinction, leadership, and extra-curricular activity. There are no restrictions as to academic field of study, though the proposed course of study must be available at the university selected by the applicant. Scholars receive tuition and housing; in addition each scholar receives a stipend of $12,000.
Qualifications: must be a U.S. citizen age 18-30 and have received a Bachelor’s degree by the time you take the scholarship. University nomination is required.
Web Address: www.us-irelandalliance.org
To notify the Office of National Scholarship Advisement of your intent to submit an application, or for further information and assistance, contact Tim Dolan.