Established by the US-Ireland Alliance to provide tomorrow's leaders with an understanding about and an affinity with Ireland.
Tuition, room and board, plus $11,000 stipend for one year of study (usually in a one-year Master's program) at an institution of higher learning in Ireland or Northern Ireland.
Usually 12 per year
FIELDS OF STUDY
Any academic discipline offered in degree or certificate programs in Ireland or Northern Ireland. Candidates must have undergraduate preparation for the proposed graduate program.
Institutions of higher learning in Ireland or Northern Ireland
- US citizens
- Bachelor's degree holders between 18 and 30 years of age
- High GPA
- Selection committee's overriding interest in applicants' records of academic excellence, leadership, and community service
APPLICATION PROCESS AND DEADLINES
The Mitchell Scholarship requires endorsement by Middlebury College in order for you to apply. This rule applies for alumni as well as seniors. To be nominated:
1. Submit a nomination application by April 15, 2016 to firstname.lastname@example.org:
Note: letters of recommendation are NOT included in this stage of application.
The British Scholarship Committee will interview candidates in late April.
If nominated, final applications will be due by October 2016 deadline.
The Mitchell reading committee will identify 20 finalists by early November. The finalists will be then notified by telephone and invited to Washington, DC, for the Selection Committee interviews. Unsuccessful applicants are informed during November by e-mail.