Applying to the Mitchell Scholarship Program
Thank you for your interest in applying to the George J. Mitchell Scholarship.
The George J. Mitchell Scholarship is a nationally competitive award sponsored by the US-Ireland Alliance. Named in honor of the former U.S. Senator's pivotal contribution to the Northern Ireland peace process, the Mitchell is designed to introduce and connect upcoming generations of future American leaders to the island of Ireland, while recognizing and fostering scholarship, leadership, and a commitment to community and public service.
The current cycle is for the Class of '15 (2014-2015) for study to begin in autumn 2014.
Mitchell Scholar Class of 2015 Application Opens: Spring 2013
Mitchell Scholar Class of 2015 Application Deadline (for study in Ireland during the 2014-2015 academic year): October 1, 2013
Semi-Finalist Skype Interviews: Week of October 28, 2013
Finalist Weekend: November 22 & 23, 2013
Mitchell Scholar Selection Announcement: November 24, 2013