Mitchell Scholarship

The Mitchell Scholarship supports young Americans of high ability to study a degree in Ireland. A Mitchell Scholarship supports one academic year of post-graduate study in any discipline offered at institutions in Ireland and Northern Ireland. Students with a strong record of scholarship, leadership, and commitment to service are encouraged to apply. Each year approximately twelve students are selected as Mitchell Scholars.

A Mitchell candidate must be endorsed by an institution at which he or she has completed two years of full-time undergraduate or postgraduate study.

Only students that completed and moved forward from the Pre-Application are eligible.

A Mitchell candidate must be endorsed by an institution at which he or she has completed two years of full-time undergraduate or postgraduate study. The 2020 Application will be available in mid-late March 2019. In the meantime, we require students to complete the 2019 Application to begin working on these questions for committee review.

In order to be eligible for consideration each student must

  • Upload a copy of completed Draft of Mitchell Scholarship application (https://www.us-irelandalliance.org/mitchellscholarship/application)
    Focus on Personal and Education Information, Awards, Leadership and Activities, and the Essay. These can be submitted on AcademicWorks on a word document if you are unable to compete the application on the Mitchell website.
  • Upload four (4) letters of recommendation- Only two-three required at the moment, the others can be worked on if student moves forward.
  • Complete/Upload 1000 word personal statement (Part of the Application, can be re-submitted here)
  • Upload a copy of your FIU unofficial transcript

Only students that completed and moved forward from the Pre-Application are eligible.
If you have any questions please contact Annelise avillier@fiu.edu at the Office of Scholarships

Award
Varies
Deadline
04/03/2019
Supplemental Questions
  1. Upload a copy of completed Draft of Mitchell Scholarship application (https://www.us-irelandalliance.org/mitchellscholarship)
  2. Student information - Awards, Leadership, Service and Activities
  3. Upload 1000 word personal statement
  4. Upload four (4) letters of recommendation- Only Two-three required at the moment, the others can be worked on if student moves forward.
    • Letter of Recommendation 1
    • Letter of Recommendation 2
    • Letter of Recommendation 3
  5. Upload a copy of your FIU unofficial transcript