The award can change from year to year, so please check the website
for the most current information. Typically it covers living
expenses stipend, tuition, housing, and international travel.
The application is due October 1, 2013.
Applicants for the George J. Mitchell Scholarship are judged on
- Academic excellence and intellectual distinction. Although the
Scholarship program does not have a minimum GPA, it is understood
that a prospective candidate must have the academic ability and
preparation to succeed in a postgraduate program
- An outstanding record of leadership
- A sustained commitment to service and community
Application forms can change year to year, so it is imperative for
applicants to check the website to make sure they are using the
correct application form. The program only accepts online
The Mitchell Scholars Program is a national competitive fellowship
sponsored by the US-Ireland Alliance. The Mitchell Scholars
Program, named to honor former US Senator George Mitchell’s pivotal
contribution to the Northern Ireland peace process, is designed to
introduce and connect generations of future American leaders to the
island of commitment to public service and community.
For more information, please visit the
George J. Mitchell website.