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U.S. Scholar Awards

What are they?

What are they?

The Fulbright U.S. Scholar Awards are grants for American citizens to undertake research or lecturing in Ireland over a period of three to twelve months. The application period for 2021-2022 U.S. Awards is now open with a deadline of 15 September 2020.

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

  • Must secure letter of affiliation with Irish institution for teaching and/or research
  • PhD or relevant experience required

Fulbright Astronomy & Astrophysics Scholar Award

  • Must secure a letter of affiliation from Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies
  • Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) required

Fulbright Business Administration Scholar Award

  • Must secure letter of invitation from Dublin City University’s Business School
  • PhD required. Open to academics and qualified professionals in the fields of Accounting, Economics, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Human Resource Management and Organizational Psychology, Management, or Marketing

Fulbright Business and Management - Entrepreneurship Award

  • Must secure letter of invitation from Technological University Dublin
  • PhD required. Open to academics except early career

Fulbright Celtic Studies Award

  • Must secure a letter of affiliation from Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies
  • Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) required

Fulbright Computer Science Award

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

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

  • A letter of invitation is preferred
  • PhD or other terminal degree required, open to professionals and academics, except early career

Fulbright Geoscience/Earth Science Scholar Award

  • Must secure letter of invitation from Geological Survey or Ireland
  • PhD required. Applicants should hold a Ph.D. (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 Ph.D. supervisor

Fulbright Material Science and  Engineering

  • Must secure a letter of invitation from the AMBER Research Centre
  • Open to academics only

Fulbright Medical Sciences / Education Scholar Award

  • Must secure letter of invitation from the Royal College of Surgeons
  • Ph.D., 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 Medicine - Clinical Research Design

  • Must secure letter of invitation from the University College Dublin
  • Ph.D or other terminal degree required. Open to Academics, except early career

Fulbright Social Science Award

  • Must secure letter of invitation from Maynooth University
  • PhD or other terminal degree required

Fulbright Theoretical Physics Scholar Award

  • Must secure a letter of affiliation from Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies
  • Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) required

Fulbright Visual Arts Scholar Award

  • Must secure letter of invitation from Irish Museum of Modern Art
  • PhD required. Open to academics and qualified professionals in all appropriate disciplines, but experience working within an institutional photographic department and experience in education and outreach is preferred
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- 3 days ago

Fulbright Poland is launching a new series of webinars “The New Media: Between Science and Fiction”- a webinar discussing several topics related to media literacy and technology. More info about the speakers and other webinars: https://t.co/xa62x3ukdH @FulbrightPoland https://t.co/tEw0iJMusG
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- 3 days ago

@FulbrightPrgrm: Social media is a powerful tool for showcasing, sharing, and preserving cultures around the world. Listen in as Dr. Teresa Lynn, 2014 #Fulbright Foreign Student to @SLU_Official, shares her research on social media and the Irish language. https://t.co/c0LZdJLGYs
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- 6 days ago

'War Changes its Address and Other Border Stories', a solo exhibition of recent paintings by Fulbright Ireland-USA Alum Brian Maguire opens on January 13th at the Rhona Hoffman Gallery in Chicago. Spanning depictions of Aleppo, South Sudan, and Juárez. https://t.co/V3pN9AAjCz https://t.co/7RhCSPiL5K
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- 9 days ago

Huge congratulations to Fulbright Alum Alan Phelan. We can't wait to see the results of this important commission. https://t.co/HoCua0wWLf https://t.co/XEAfefPSsV
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