Applications are invited for suitably qualified students to apply for Mitchell Scholarship. The George J. Mitchell Scholarship is awarded each year by the U.S.-Ireland Alliance funding the graduate study in Ireland. Meanwhile, the first class of scholars began their studies in 2000—the Mitchell Scholarship has recently established itself as one of the most extremely competitive in the United States.
However, the scholarship is often considered one of the three primary and most highly selective international fellowships for American students, alongside the Rhodes Scholarship, Marshall Scholarship. Each year, approximately 300 young Americans apply for the 12 scholarships.
The Mitchell Scholarship 2019, is open to U.S. citizens
Eligibility/Requirements or Mitchell Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following requirements,
- Be U.S. citizens
- Be 18 years of age or older, but not yet 30, on September 30 of the year of application
- Have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university before beginning study as a Mitchell Scholar. Degrees from international accredited universities are acceptable if all other conditions are met.
- While married applicants or applicants with partners are accepted, no allowance is made for the expenses of an applicant’s spouse, partner, or dependents. It is also important to note that the relevant government agency may require spouses or partners who are non-EU citizens to enroll full-time and prove financial resources for the year or to obtain a work permit before seeking paid employment in Ireland or Northern Ireland. Please check with the Department of Foreign Affairs (Ireland) or the British Council (UK) for details.
How to Apply For Mitchell Scholarship
To apply for the scholarship 2019, applicants should visit the scholarship official scholarship link for detailed information and application process.
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