The Mitchell Scholarship is designed to introduce and connect future American leaders to the island of Ireland, while recognizing and fostering academic excellence, leadership, and a commitment to public service. The award provides tuition fees, accommodations, a living stipend, and an international travel stipend for a 1-year Master's degree in any discipline in Ireland or Northern Ireland.
Scholarship AmountTuition fees, a living stipend, accommodations, and a travel stipend
Annual Number of Scholarships Awarded
- ~12 per year
- Be a U.S. citizen
- Hold a bachelor's degree by the start of the award
- Be at least 18 years of age, but not yet 30 years of age by September 30th of the application year
- Academic excellence
- Demonstrated leadership
- Sustained commitment to community and public service
- Mitchell Application
- Personal Statement
- 4 letters of recommendation
- University Endoresment
University Endorsement Process
University endorsement is a competitive process and not guaranteed. Students seeking University of Utah endorsement must submit certain application components by the University’s deadline.