The Higher Education Authority (HEA) is excited to extend an invitation to well-qualified candidates to apply for the Government of Ireland International Education Scholarships 2024. This initiative is set to provide 60 fully funded scholarships for a one-year study program at the Masters or PhD levels.
These scholarships are specifically designed for students hailing from non-EU/EEA countries and are open to applicants across all academic disciplines. Eligibility requires candidates to have received an offer of a place at a recognized Irish higher education institution. This exceptional opportunity aims to support and encourage international students in pursuing advanced studies in Ireland across various fields of study.
Eligibility Criteria for Government of Ireland International Education Scholarships 2024
To be considered for the International Education Scholarships 2024, applicants are required to meet the following criteria:
- Outstanding Academic Achievement:
- Demonstrate a proven record of exceptional academic performance.
- Excellent Communication Skills:
- Exhibit strong communication skills, both written and verbal.
- Participation in Extra-Curricular Activities:
- Provide evidence of active involvement in extracurricular activities, such as humanitarian work, engagement in politics at local, national, or international levels, participation in the arts, or involvement in sports.
- Strong Rationale for Studying in Ireland:
- Present a compelling rationale for choosing Ireland as the destination for their study, clearly illustrating how the Government of Ireland International Education Scholarships (GOI-IES) align with their long-term academic and career goals.
Successful candidates for the Government of Ireland International Education Scholarships 2024 will enjoy the following benefits:
- €10,000 Stipend:
- A stipend of €10,000 for the duration of one year’s study.
- Full Fee Waiver:
- A complete waiver of all tuition fees and other associated registration costs at the chosen higher education institution.
Interested applicants for the Government of Ireland International Education Scholarships 2024 are required to follow these application procedures:
- Online Application:
- Submit applications through the designated online application portal.
- Application Deadline:
- Ensure that all applications are submitted on or before the specified deadline to be considered for the scholarship.
This is an opportunity for talented and driven individuals to further their education in Ireland, with the support of the Government of Ireland International Education Scholarships. Candidates are encouraged to carefully adhere to the application procedures for a chance to avail themselves of this enriching academic experience.
The deadline for the submission of applications is scheduled for March 24, 2023. It is imperative that all prospective applicants adhere to this cutoff date to ensure their eligibility for the opportunity at hand. Late submissions will not be entertained, so candidates are strongly advised to complete and submit their applications well in advance of the specified deadline. Please mark this date on your calendar and ensure that all required materials are submitted by the stipulated time for consideration.