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U.S. Scholar Awards

What are they?

What are they?

The Fulbright U.S. Scholar Awards are grants for U.S. citizens to undertake research or lecturing in Ireland over a period of three to twelve months. The application period for 2023-2024 U.S. Scholar Awards is now open.

There are several types of grants available for scholars or professionals who are interested in coming to Ireland on a Fulbright Award.

The available grants are as follows:

Fulbright All Discipline Scholar Award

  • Highly recommended; affiliation with Irish institution for teaching and/or research
  • PhD or relevant experience required

Fulbright Astronomy & Astrophysics Scholar Award

  • Highly recommended; affiliation from Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies
  • PhD (or other terminal degree) required

Fulbright Business Administration Scholar Award

  • Highly recommended; letter of invitation from Dublin City University’s Business School
  • PhD required. Applicants should have an established record in research and publishing

Fulbright Business and Management Award

  • Highly recommended; letter of invitation from Technological University Dublin
  • PhD required. Open to academics except early career

Fulbright Celtic Studies Award

  • Highly recommended; letter of affiliation from Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies
  • PhD (or other terminal degree) required

Fulbright Computer Science Award

  • Highly recommended; letter of invitation from LyIT
  • Open to academics only

Fulbright Engineering and Informatics Award

  • Must secure letter of invitation from Technological University of the Shannon Midlands Midwest Athlone Campus
  • Ideal scholar will be an early to mid career academic with a PhD

Fulbright Entrepreneurship and Business Innovation Award

  • Must secure letter of invitation from LyIT
  • Open to academics only

Fulbright Future Scoping and Challenge Based Funding Award

  • Highly recommended; letter of invitation.
  • PhD or other terminal degree required, open to professionals and academics, except early career

Fulbright Geoscience/Earth Science Scholar Award

  • Highly recommended; letter of invitation from Geological Survey or Ireland
  • PhD required. Applicants should hold a PhD (or equivalent) in Geoscience or a related subject, teaching experience at a third-level institute, a proven track record in research activities – including mentoring students, and a minimum of three peer reviewed publications independent of their PhD supervisor

Fulbright Investigating Impact through Innovative Research Dissemination Scholar Award

  • Letter of invitation preferred
  • Senior Scholar (with a PhD, preferably an Associate or Full Professor)

Fulbright Material Science and Engineering

  • Highly recommended; letter of invitation from the AMBER Research Centre
  • Open to academics only

Fulbright Medical Sciences / Education Scholar Award

  • Highly recommended; letter of invitation from the Royal College of Surgeons
  • PhD, D.Ed. or equivalent. Ten years experience including healthcare settings,
    university/medical or other healthcare school appointment; research active with publishing expertise in this area

Fulbright-Sustainable Business at University College Cork

  • Letter of invitation required

Fulbright Theoretical Physics Scholar Award

  • Highly recommended; letter of affiliation from Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies
  • PhD.(or other terminal degree) required

Fulbright-UCD Mary Ball Washington Award

  • PhD required
  • Academic publications commensurate with their career stage

Fulbright Visual Arts Scholar Award

  • Letter of invitation from Irish Museum of Modern Art
  • Open to academics and appropriately qualified professionals outside of academia. Three to five years professional experience in a contemporary art museum
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