What are they?

What are they?

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. The 2021-2022 U.S. Awards are now open with a deadline of Tuesday 13 October, 2020 at 5 pm Eastern Time.

There are eight different types of grants available for students interested in coming to Ireland on a Fulbright Award.

The available grants are as follows:

Fulbright Study/Research Grant (Fulbright full grant)

  • Must secure own affiliation at Irish institution.
  • Open to all disciplines.
  • Maximum grant of €15,000.

Fulbright Taught Masters Program (Fulbright full grant)

  • Must secure admission at one of seven listed institutions and their approved programs.
  • Maximum grant of €15,000 plus a tuition waiver.

Dublin City University Taught Masters Program

  • Must secure admission to a Taught Masters at either the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, the Faculty of Engineering and Computing, or the Business School at Dublin City University
  • Maximum stipend of €15,000 plus a tuition waiver

Peter Real Analog Devices Award

  • Applicants will need to apply for admission to the Bernal Institute at the University of Limerick
  • The Fulbright award is for 12 months, with University of Limerick providing fee waivers and funding for the additional 3 years of the 4 year programme

Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland PhD Scholarship Award

  • Must secure affiliation with RSCI
  • The maximum value of the award will be €170,400 over a maximum of four years

Sustainability Award at Kemmy Business School

  • Applicants will need to apply for admission to the Kemmy Business School at the University of Limerick

The Hugh Lane Gallery Curatorial Award

  • Must include an initial letter of affiliation in application
  • Maximum stipend of €20,000

University College Dublin Taught Masters Program

  • Must secure admission to a Taught Masters at the College of Arts and Humanities, the College of Business, the College of Engineering & Architecture, the College of Health and Agricultural Sciences, the College of Social Sciences and Law or the College of Science at University College Dublin
  • Maximum stipend of €15,000 plus a tuition waiver
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