Scholarships open to USA students for Academic Year 2020/21
Student Type Eligibility
Mitchell Scholars Program
DCU are proud to have welcomed a number of Scholars to DCU through the prestigious Mitchell Scholarship Program. The Program is sponsored by the US-Ireland Alliance and is designed to introduce and connect generations of future American leaders to the island of Ireland, while recognising and fostering intellectual achievement, leadership, and a commitment to community and public service.
(check website for 2020/21 entry information)
Fulbright US student awards enable US graduate students to spend one academic year studying or researching in Ireland.
Generation Study Abroad Scholarship
USA students can apply for a full scholarship to undertake a full one year Master’s Program in Ireland. The full degree is coordinated by GoOverseas.com in conjunction with Education in Ireland. DCU is also offering 10 x €500 Semester only Scholarships and 10 X €2000 scholarships towards a Full Taught Master’s Program (terms and conditions apply – self funding Non EU Fee paying students only).
Deadline for application 23 February 2018
Sport Changes Life has developed a not for profit charitable foundation providing a Graduate Development Scholarship Program to create international educational opportunities for both student-athletes and students with an interest in the management of sport. This program, called Victory Scholarships, assists the very best students in obtaining a scholarship package to study Master’s Degree level programs in Universities in Northern Ireland and Ireland. These graduates will be the future leaders of companies throughout Corporate America and will have experienced the 'new and true' Northern Ireland as a safe, open and untapped resource.
Naughton Fellowships Scholarship
(Notre Dame Students only)
The Naughton Fellowship for Master's students provides the opportunity for an aspiring graduate student to experience an immersive year abroad, in Ireland. This competitive program is designed to allow future leaders in a STEM field to pursue an advanced degree while also building international relationships and collaborations.
Students at the University of Notre Dame can choose from a diverse number of STEM-related Master's programs across four major research universities in Ireland, including Dublin City University.
DCU Past Exchange / Study Abroad Scholarships
Applicants will have studied at DCU in the past either through a Study Abroad semester or a Full Year or for a semester or Full year through a DCU Exchange Program.
Any returning Study Abroad or Exchange student from the USA applying to DCU One Year Taught Masters Programs as a NON EU student are eligible for a €2000 tuition fee scholarship off the NON EU Fee only (self-funding students only).
Government of Ireland Scholarships
Please keep an eye on the HEA website for updates on funding call for 2020, application process and deadline date.
Continuing Undergraduate Students
Students studying at DCU on Full Undergraduate Bachelor Programs wishing to progress onto One Year Taught Masters Programs upon graduation may be eligible for EU fees for their One Year Masters Programs
DCU International Merit Based Scholarships
All USA Masters Level applicants in receipt of a full offer may be eligible for a €2000 scholarship. (For self-funding NON EU fee paying students only).