Don’t miss the opportunity to apply for highly prestigious Government postgraduate placements in Ireland for Masters and PhD Degree courses.
The purpose of The grant is to provide a maximum of €16,000 per annum in any approved year, including the living stipend.
A valuable offer to get an education with some financial support in Ireland.
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The aim of the Irish Research Council Government of Ireland Postgraduate award is to support suitably qualified research master’s and doctoral candidates pursuing or intending to pursue, full-time research in any discipline.
The mission of the Council is to enable and sustain a vibrant and creative research community in Ireland. The Council is an agency of the Department of Education and Skills and operates under the aegis of the Higher Education Authority.
- Application Deadline: October 22, 2020
- Course Level: award is available to research master’s and doctoral (either traditional or structured) in any discipline at an eligible HEI within Ireland.
- Award: Varies
- Number of Awards: Not Known
- Nationality: International Students
- The award can be taken in Ireland
- Eligible Countries: International Students can apply for these endowments.
- Study Subject: award is awarded in any discipline, based in an Irish HEI.
- Entrance Requirements: All potential applicants should carefully ascertain whether or not they are eligible to apply to the program by studying the eligibility flowchart on page 4 and the important application advice section below
- Canvassing on behalf of applicants occurs.
- How to Apply: All interested candidates need to take admission in a PhD degree program at the university. Once you have been enrolled at the university, you can apply for the award. The mode of applying is online.
- Supporting Documents: You must submit all the supporting documents such as a copy of passport, research proposal
- English Language Requirements: Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.
The funding program will cover all the following study expenses:
- A stipend of €16,000 per annum
- A contribution to fees, including non-EU fees, up to a maximum of €5,750 per annum
- Eligible direct research expenses of €2,250 per annum