Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
168
Days
September 28 2024
Application Deadline
N/A
Renewable
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What you'll need:
  • Checkmark Other - Institutional endorsement; Scan of your signature
  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Community Service
  • Checkmark Essay
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George J. Mitchell Scholarship

Description

The George J. Mitchell Scholarship 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. All eligible candidates, who are prepared to enter a rigorous scholarship competition, are encouraged to apply. Applicants must have a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university before beginning study as a Mitchell Scholar. Degrees from international accredited universities are acceptable if all other conditions are met. Although married applicants or applicants with partners are accepted, no allowance is made for the expenses of an applicant's spouse, partner, or dependents. Four recommendations are required. Graduate students and applicants in possession of an undergraduate degree at the time of the application deadline do not submit an institutional endorsement. Please visit the scholarship's website for more information.

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be a graduate student or a postgraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university
  • CheckmarkMust be at least 18 years old
  • CheckmarkMust not be older than 30 years old
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently

How to Apply

What you'll need:

  • Checkmark Other - Institutional endorsement; Scan of your signature
  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Community Service
  • Checkmark Essay
  • Checkmark Interview
  • Checkmark Personal Photograph
  • Checkmark Recommendations Or References
  • Checkmark Transcript
For more info, please visit our site
Contact Trina Vargo
Founder & President
vargo@us-irelandalliance.org