George J. Mitchell Scholarship
Senior, Entering Graduate, Graduate
The Mitchell Scholars Program, named to honor former US Senator George Mitchell's pivotal contribution to the Northern Ireland peace process, is designed to introduce and connect generations of future American leaders to the island of Ireland, while recognizing and fostering intellectual achievement, leadership, and a commitment to community and public service. Up to twelve Mitchell Scholars are chosen annually for one year of postgraduate study in any discipline offered by institutions of higher learning in Ireland and Northern Ireland.
One Year Graduate Study in Ireland
Leadership and public service US Citizen Over 18 but not yet 30 years old at time of application Have a bachelor's degree before beginning study as a Mitchell scholar
Tuition, housing, a living expense stipend, and international travel.
September 28, 2018
The Mitchell Scholarship requires an institutional endorsement. You must meet the August 1 deadline in order to be eligible for the endorsement.
August 1, 2018
Deadlines begin in the spring semester. See Process PDF at the left for full details. All applicants must submit a complete application by the campus deadline for consideration.