The Government of Ireland Postgraduate Scholarship Programme is an established national initiative, funded by the Department of Education and Skills and managed by the Council.
The programme has over 5,000 individual scholarships for excellent research awarded to date.
The Government of Ireland Postgraduate Scholarship Programme is unique in the Irish research landscape and complements other channels for funded postgraduate education in the Irish ecosystem.
The scholarship scheme offers the following benefits
a stipend of €18,500 annually
a contribution to fees, including non-EU fees, up to a maximum of €5,750 per annum; and
eligible direct research expenses of €3,250 per annum.
Candidates must meet the following criteria:
Candidates must take and pass an eligibility quiz on the online application form
Applicant must be applying to eligible universities
Candidates must have relevant degree to support their postgraduate study level
Applicants must speak and write in fluent English
Academic references must be provided
Application Deadline: October 20th, 2022
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