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Mitchell Scholarship Program, The

 

Description

The Mitchell Scholarship Program, named to honor former US Senator George Mitchell's pivotal contribution to the Northern Ireland peace process, is designed to introduce and connect generations of future American leaders to the island of Ireland, while recognizing and fostering intellectual achievement, leadership, and a commitment to community and public service. Applicants are judged on three criteria:scholarship, leadership, and a sustained commitment to community and public service.

 

Eligiblity Information

Academic Level:
Senior, Bachelors degree (not currently enrolled), Recently Graduated

Age minimum or maximum:*
Yes
Minimum and/or maximum age? 29 max

Open to international students:
No

Required to demonstrate financial need:
No

Discipline Area(s):
Open to All Disciplines

Demographic Information (preferred or required):

Award type:
Scholarship

Amount Awarded:
Amount varies

 

Application Information:

Application Deadline:
April

Date application is available:
March

USC endorsement required:
Yes

USC endorsement application deadline:

USC endorsement process explanation:

USC endorsement website/URL:

Award Details:

Is there an interview:
Yes

Approximate date finalists are notified:
October

Approximate date selected candidates are notified:
November

Average number of applications received:
300+ from U.S.

Number awarded:
12 from U.S.

Average GPA of recipients:
Information not available

Sponsor:

US-Ireland Alliance

 

Contact Information:

Primary Contact:
Erica Lovano McCann

Position:
Director, Academic Honors & Fellowships

Phone:
2137409116

Email:
lovano@usc.edu

Website:
http://ahf.usc.edu/fellowships/programs/mitchell/

Address:
3601 Trousdale Parkway, STU 300,
Los Angeles, CA 90089
United States