With pleasure, the Higher Education Authority (HEA) has issued the 2023 Call under the Government of Ireland International Education Scholarships Programme.
As per the initiative, 60 scholarships will be available for a one-year Masters or Ph.D. study level to qualified candidates.
The application deadline for this scholarship is 24 March 2023.
Students from non-EU/EEA countries are welcome to apply, and all fields of study are welcome.
Why the GOI-IES scheme?
As a scheme built for impact, the GOI-IES scheme is geared towards the reflection of Ireland’s engagement in other partner countries.
As a giant scheme, it is funded by the partnership between the Government of Ireland and higher education institutions (HEIs).
Education fostering has been a major goal, and scholarships will go a long way in building a better nation through research and innovations.
This scholarship can boost Ireland’s recognition as a center of International education.
Requirements as a candidate
To be a successful candidate, you must possess;
- An outstanding academic record.
- Excellent communication skills.
- Renowned participation in extra curriculum activities like humanitarian work; from politics, whether local or national, arts and sports.
What you gain from this Scholarship
For the record, scholarships help students achieve their full academic potential.
They also add value to the student while making them achieve the fullest.
Amongst other advantages, GOI-IES scholarship will give qualified students;
- A €10,000 stipend for one year’s study.
- A full fee waiver of all tuition and other registration costs at the higher education institution; this fund is geared towards covering student costs and living expenses.
Who merits the Government of Ireland International Education Scholarships Programme?
This scholarship can be for a duration of one year for a master’s degree program or;
one year of a research program (e.g. one year of a 2-year research master or a 3-4-year Ph.D. program).
GOI-IES will be merited by;
• High caliber tertiary students from non-EU/EEA countries.
• Existing Ireland students studying for a period of one year.
How to apply for Government of Ireland International Education Scholarships Programme
PLEASE NOTE: Applications begin on 14 December 2022; the centralized application system is already live.
The application deadline: is 5pm on 24 March 2023 (Irish Time).
PLEASE NOTE: SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION HERE.
For other inquiries about applications, contact GOIIES@hea.ie no later than 24 March 2023; no telephone calls will be considered.
Finally, you can visit the Official Webpage of the Government of Ireland International Education Scholarships Programme (GOI-IES) 2023/2024 for more information.