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External Award: Dobbin Atlantic Scholarship

September 26, 2017

The Ireland Canada University Foundation is offering the Dobbin Atlantic Scholarship Programme, to support research which builds on the shared history of Ireland and Atlantic Canada. This 3-5 week programme pays up to $7000 CAD or €5,000 to cover travel expenses, accommodation and weekly stipend, for those travelling to Ireland or Atlantic Canada.

Applicants of all ages and academic programs may apply.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Canadian applicants must be living and working in one of the four Atlantic Provinces (New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia or Prince Edward Island)
  • Irish applicants must be seeking to travel to one of these provinces
  • Canadians must be seeking to travel to Ireland
  • Applicants must be permanent residents of either Ireland or Canada, and have been living there for at least 3 of the past 5 years
  • All scholars awarded must commence their research trip on or before June 1, 2018

To apply, submit online application, communication from proposed host university/institution/organisation (confirming interest in your visit and an indication how they propose to support your endeavours when in-situ), and details for two referees by October 2, 2017.

For more information about the scholarships, visit the Ireland-Canada University Foundation website. For information about how to apply, visit their How to Apply page.

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