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George J. Mitchell Scholarship

Deadline NYU deadline: May 18, 2018
Final deadline: October 2018
Eligibility bachelor’s degree by the time of award
Duration one academic year

Candidate must

  • Be between the ages of 18 and 30
  • Be a US citizen
  • Hold a bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or college before beginning to study as a Mitchell Scholar


Sponsored by the US-Ireland Alliance, the George J. Mitchell Scholarship Program supports individuals to complete a year-long graduate program or research in any discipline at an institution of higher learning in Ireland or in Northern Ireland. The Program seeks students who demonstrate academic excellence, leadership qualities, and commitment to community and public service.

NYU Endorsement Process

Full-time undergraduate students are required to submit an institutional endorsement. If interested in applying for the Mitchell, please make an appointment with someone at the Office of Global Awards through our Support Structures page.

To register for calls for application, information sessions about this scholarship, and workshops, please sign up on our scholarship list-serv on our homepage.