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Fulbright Scholars get ready to set sail on the The World!

Monday 29th August 2019: The planet’s largest private residential yacht The World docked in Dublin Port on Friday and provided a spectacular venue for a concert celebrating the lasting connections created by Fulbright. Jack Pinkowski and his wife Monica generously hosted a tour and cocktail reception aboard the yacht for this year’s Fulbright Irish Awardees…

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From Cybersecurity and Climate Action, to the significance of the Harp…

(IRISH LANGUAGE VERSION BELOW) Ireland-U.S. Education Exchange Supports Innovative and Diverse Research Friday 14th June 2019: The Secretary General of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Niall Burgess and Chargé d’affaires of the U.S. Embassy in Ireland, Mr Reece Smyth, are pleased to announce 36 Fulbright Irish Awardees for 2019-2020. Recipients were presented with Awards…

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Job Vacancy: Executive Assistant

Job Vacancy: Executive Assistant part-time (2.5 days per week) 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-April 2019. The Position Reporting directly to the Executive Director, the successful candidate must: Have a minimum of three years’ experience in a PA…

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NCAD Graduate Andrew Wielens works with Bridge Project for TEDxFulbrightDublin 2018 Art Installation in the Liberties

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday 4th September: TEDxFulbrightDublin 2018 takes place at the Tivoli Theatre in Dublin’s Liberties from 12pm on 9th September. The theme of this year’s event is ‘Notion of a Nation’ and talk topics under this theme will include Irish culture, justice, consent, direct provision, environmental sustainability and well-being. In July…

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Fulbright Commission in Ireland Announces Launch of Application Period, New Cybersecurity Awards

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday 31st August 2018: The 2019-2020 Fulbright Irish Awards supporting Irish and EU citizens to study, research, or teach in the USA are now open for application.  The deadline for applications is 6 November 2018. The Fulbright Commission is delighted to announce two new Awards: the Fulbright TechImpact Cybersecurity Award…

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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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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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