Non-Erasmus Mobility for Staff (Boston Fellowship)

Boston University Fellowship programme

Due to Covid-19 outbreak the 2020/21 competition has been suspended.  It is anticipated the call for applications will be re-announced later during 2020

Under the agreement between BU and DCU, each academic year DCU may nominate one full-time academic staff member for the fellowship of up to four weeks to pursue academic interests. 

Benefits of the fellowship include:

*Recipients have full access to Boston University Library for the duration of the fellowship.

*Opportunity to form international networks and identify areas of future collaboration

*Boston University will pay the faculty fellow's roundtrip coach airfare from Dublin to Boston (to be organised by Boston University’s Programme Coordinator at DCU),

*Cost of accommodations as approved by BU, and a meal stipend of $800, prorated for stays shorter than four weeks, will be covered by Boston University. The fellowship does not include any salary or other stipend.

*The fellowship must be taken between 01 June - 31 May.

Application procedure

Following the annual annoucement by the International Office, eligible staff should apply using the designated Application Form before the call deadline.  

All applications will be assessed by a panel comprising of Executive Deans (or their designates) and senior staff in Research and Registry offices 

Applications will not be accepted outside the announcement and deadline dates