George J. Mitchell Scholarship Program

Supports one year of graduate study at a university in Ireland or Northern Ireland.

George J. Mitchell Scholarships support one year of study at one of nine universities in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland. The award covers tuition and room charges, and provides a stipend plus an allowance for travel in Ireland, the United Kingdom and Europe.

Deadline Information

Campus Deadline for University Endorsement (TBD): Monday, May 6, 2019

National Deadline (5 pm EST): Friday, September 27, 2019

Eligibility Requirements

Mitchell Scholarships are open to individuals between the ages of 18 and 30 who are US citizens and have shown academic distinction, commitment to community and leadership potential. Up to 12 Mitchell Scholars are selected each year.

Application Process

Nomination by the British/Irish Scholarships Committee is required of applicants who are current students or alumni of the College of the University of Chicago.

Complete application instructions and further guidance is available on the UK/Ireland Scholarship Campus Applications page.

For more information on this opportunity, please contact: 
Nichole Fazio