Posts by Emma Loughney

TEDxFulbrightDublin 2018 to Share Ideas on the ‘Notion of a Nation’

Monday 16 July, 2018: TEDxFulbrightDublin 2018 will take place on Sunday 9th September in the Tivoli Theatre Dublin with the support of the U.S. Embassy in Ireland, the Fulbright Commission in Ireland, the Irish Fulbright Alumni Association and Geological Survey Ireland. This will be the third TEDxFulbright to take place in Ireland. The theme will address our ‘Notion of…

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TEDxFulbrightDublin Artist Call

What is the TEDxFulbrightDublin 2018 Artist Programme? What is your Notion of a Nation? What form would you choose to express yourself to millions of people around the world? These questions are exactly what the TEDxFulbrightDublin will explore with an emerging, local artist. TEDxFulbrightDublin will supplement the costs of time and materials for an emerging…

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From Suffragettes and Language Tech, to Poisonous Jellyfish…

Ireland-U.S. Education Exchange Supports Innovative Research 37 Fulbright Irish Awardees to conduct research and teach in the USA (Irish Language Version Below) Monday 11th June 2018: An Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs & Trade, Simon Coveney TD, and Chargé d’affaires of the U.S. Embassy in Ireland, Mr Reece Smyth, are pleased to announce 37 Fulbright…

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TEDxFulbrightDublin 2018 Speaker Call Now Open

Do you have a bold idea worth spreading? A creative topic big enough to change the world? TEDxFulbrightDublin want to help you to scale your vision! The third TEDxFulbrightDublin event will take place on 9th September 2018 in the Tivoli Theatre with this year’s theme Notion of a Nation. Talks from our previous events have been selected as TEDx editors pick of the week,…

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Fulbright Commission Supports Five Dynamic Alumni Projects

Tuesday 3 April: The Fulbright Commission in Ireland is delighted to announce the recipients of five €1,000 grants for Fulbright Alumni projects and events taking place in 2018. The successful candidates are Dr Marian Crowley-Henry, Dr Rita Melia, Associate Professor Nerys Williams, Dr Susan Crawford, and Dr Aileen Dillane. The Executive Director of the Fulbright…

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Job Vacancy: Executive Assistant

The Fulbright Commission is seeking to appoint a part-time (2.5 days per week) Executive Assistant for a 12 month contract period from Mid-February 2018. Background The Fulbright Commission in Ireland is a bilateral partnership supported by the U.S. Department of State and the Irish Government’s Department of Foreign Affairs, as well as the Department of…

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Grants for Undergraduates to Study Civic Engagement in the USA

Press Release For Immediate Release Tuesday, 5th December 2017: Undergraduate students are invited to apply for Study of the U.S. Institutes (SUSIs) for European Students. During June-July 2018, the successful candidate will have the opportunity to examine Civic Engagement in the U.S, hosted by the University of South Carolina. This grant includes airfare, tuition and…

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Five €1000 Grants available for Fulbright Alumni Projects in 2018

Tuesday 14th November 2017: The Fulbright Commission Ireland is happy to announce that there are five €1000 grants available to support Fulbright Alumni projects and events taking place before September 2018. All Irish and U.S. Fulbright Alumni living in Ireland are welcome to apply. Proposed projects and events should be relevant to the applicant’s professional…

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Funding available for students of Agriculture, Food, Forestry or Environment to conduct study or research in the USA!

Thursday 14th September 2017: The 2018-19 Fulbright-Teagasc Student Award application period is now open with a deadline of 4pm on 31st October 2017. This Award offers a unique opportunity for a student of Agriculture, Food, Forestry or Environment to conduct postgraduate study or research at a U.S. institution of their choice. “This Award is a…

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