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Statement on Ukraine by Fulbright Commissions in Europe

On behalf of Fulbright Commissions in Europe, we strongly condemn the Russian assault on Ukraine in violation of international law and human rights. We are working with the US Department of State and local US Embassies, and with governmental partners in our host states, to guarantee the safety and security of alumni and grantees. All…

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Call for Expression of Interest: Appointment to the Fulbright Board

The Minister for Foreign Affairs is seeking expressions of interest from suitably qualified people for appointment to the Board of the Ireland-US Commission on Educational Exchange (‘Fulbright Commission’). The Fulbright Programme was established in 1957 and is the only official educational exchange programme between the Governments of Ireland and the United States of America. The…

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Fulbright Irish Awards 2022-2023 Launch – Monday, August 30th

Take a great step forward and super charge your career.  The 2022-2023 Fulbright Irish Awards launch on Monday, August 30th with an application deadline of Friday October 29th at 4pm.  These awards will provide opportunities for passionate Irish and EU scholars, students and professionals (with 5 years relevant experience) to undertake programmes and collaborate with experts at a U.S. institution or organisation of their choice,…

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APPLY NOW: Bring a U.S. Specialist to your Institution

The Fulbright Commission in Ireland is seeking applications to bring U.S. Fulbright Specialists to their institution for two to six weeks from January to December 2022.  The deadline for applications from Irish institutions is Friday 17th September 2021.   The Fulbright Specialist Program allows overseas universities, cultural centres, non-governmental organizations and other institutions in host countries to develop collaborative projects which host…

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31 New Fulbright Ireland-USA Awardees Conferred at Ceremony

Thursday 10  June 2021:  Minister Simon Coveney T.D. announced the 2021 cohort of Fulbright Irish Awardees at an online celebration today via a pre-recorded message.  The enduring Fulbright Programme will support thirty-one remarkable academics, professionals and students from Ireland to go to the USA and collaborate with their U.S. counterparts.   Looking to the future, Irish awardees will shine a light on urgent international research issues from advances in cancer research, to cyber security and human rights. They will also represent, share and…

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€1000 Grants Available for Fulbright Alumni Projects

*NOW CLOSED* The Fulbright Commission Ireland is offering five €1000 grants to support Fulbright Alumni projects and events taking place before July 2022. All Irish and U.S. Fulbright Alumni are welcome to apply. Proposed projects and events should be relevant to the applicant’s professional activities and have an Ireland-U.S. focus. We particularly welcome impactful community projects that focus on diversity, equality and inclusion, in…

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Now Open: Fulbright US Student and Scholar Awards

The Fulbright U.S. Student and Scholar Awards are now open. The Fulbright U.S. Student Awards are grants for American citizens to complete postgraduate research or study over the course of one year in Ireland. There are eight different types of grants available for students interested in coming to Ireland on a Fulbright Award. -> Find…

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Fulbright Ireland-USA Launches Annual Report 2020

The 2020 Fulbright Ireland-USA has been published. The report features insightful stories from some of our most recent Fulbright Awardees, plus we remember all the highlights from throughout the year. Download the report for yourself here: Alternatively view online here: 2020 Annual Report

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Call for Expression of Interest- Fulbright Board

The Minister for Foreign Affairs is seeking expressions of interest from suitably qualified people for appointment to the Board of the Ireland-US Commission on Educational Exchange (‘Fulbright Commission’). The Fulbright Programme was established in 1957 and is the only official educational exchange programme between the Governments of Ireland and the United States of America.  The…

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Fulbright scholar Prof William Reville wins IUSA Award

Prof William Reville

Prof William Reville has been awarded the Ireland United States Alumni Association (IUSA) Distinguished Alumni Award for 2021 in recognition of his contribution to research, science discourse and long-term commitment to the special relationship between the US and Ireland. Prof Reville went from University College Dublin (to Iowa State University as a Fulbright scholar in 1973. He carried out research with the…

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