U.S. Gaeltacht Awards
What are they?
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Unfortunately this awards will not be going ahead this summer (2021) as a result of the COVID pandemic.
The Summer Gaeltacht Awards are grants to U.S. citizens who are Irish Language learners or teachers in the U.S. to spend 2-6 weeks studying the Irish language in the Gaeltacht regions of Ireland. Please note that this is not a Fulbright Award, but a grant from the Ireland-United States Commission for Educational Exchange.
The grants are sponsored by the Department of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media, the National Lottery of Ireland, and the Ireland-United States Commission for Educational Exchange.