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A Record Breaking 40 Irish Recipients Awarded Prestigious Fulbright Award

Tom Healy, appointed Chair of Fulbright Board by US President Obama, welcomes new Awardees 2014-2015 marks pilot year for TechImpact Awards in Digital Technology Thursday, May 22nd 2014: Tom Healy, Chair of the Fulbright Scholarship Board, officially announced 40 new Irish Fulbright Awardees at an event at the U.S. Ambassador’s Residence. Since 1957, the Fulbright…

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Sunday, April 6th, 2014: First-ever TEDxFulbright Takes Place in Dublin

Press Release For Immediate Release First-ever TEDxFulbright Takes Place in Dublin Speakers Share Ideas on How to be Happier, Healthier, and More Inspired Sunday, April 6th, 2014: In advance of World Creativity and Innovation Week, TEDxFulbrightDublin took place on Saturday in Smock Alley Theatre with the theme of “Creativity and Innovation.” Hosted by the Fulbright…

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Tuesday, March 11th, 2014: Dr. Triona McGrath, Fulbright-Marine Institute Scholar, Shares Her Experiences in California

A Fulbright Scholar, Dr. Triona McGrath, has returned from three months in California. She shares her time on the beach and in the lab in this piece. By Dr. Triona McGrath I spent the final three months of 2013 on a post-doctorate Fulbright scholarship at Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO), San Diego. This Fulbright program…

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Monday, March 3rd, 2014: TEDxFulbrightDublin Tickets Now On Sale

Tickets are now on sale for TEDxFulbrightDublin on Saturday, April 5th, 2014 in the Smock Alley Theatre, Temple Bar, Dublin 2, Ireland. We encourage you at act quickly, as we have a limited number of tickets that we can sell. Tickets must be purchased through http://www.tedxfulbright.org/dublin-register/. There are two ticket prices: €25 for a standard…

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Wednesday, February 19th, 2014: Save the Date for the Launch of the Fulbright-Penn Law Award

The Fulbright Commission of Ireland and Mason Hayes & Curran cordially invite you to Inter-changes: Opportunities in Law and the Launch of the Fulbright-University of Pennsylvania LL.M. Student Award 5:30 – 7:30 p.m., Thursday, March 20th, 2014 Mason Hayes & Curran, South Bank House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland RSVP to Joanne A. Davidson, Communications…

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Monday, February 3rd, 2014: Gaeltacht Summer Awards Open for Applications

Grants Available For U.S.based Irish Language Learners to Study in Ireland Funding Available for Gaeltacht Summer Program on Irish Language Email sonya.mcguinness@fulbright.ie for more details Deadline for Applications: Friday, March 14th, 2014  1.         What are the Gaeltacht Summer Awards? It is an opportunity for Irish Language Learners in the U.S. to spend two to six…

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Wednesday, January 29th, 2014: Fulbright Alumnus, Prof. John Nolan, to Appear on RTE Nationwide

Professor John Nolan, an Irish Fulbright Scholar Alumnus, will appear on RTE’s Nationwide program on Monday, February 3rd, at 7:00 p.m. He will be discussing his work in the Macular Pigment Research Group at the Waterford Institute of Technology. The full press release can be found below: Title:                     RTE’s Nationwide to focus on the…

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Monday, January 27th, 2014: TEDxFulbrightDublin Volunteer Opportunities

The Fulbright Commission of Ireland will host the first-ever TEDxFulbright event in Ireland on Saturday, April 5th, 2014 in the Smock Alley Theatre. The theme for this event will be “Creativity and Innovation.” The event will feature exceptional live presentations and performances from friends and alumni of the Irish Fulbright community. We are now seeking…

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