Fulbright UK & Ireland Study Grants

Campus Deadline: August 31, 2021

National Deadline: October 12, 2021

Submit Intent to Apply by June 1, 2021

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Fulbright U.S. Student Program UK & Ireland Study Awards

Within the UK, candidates may undertake a graduate degree at the institutions listed in the UK Partnership Award category, as long their proposal falls within the parameters of the award. Please review this table and award description for more information on each award. Candidates will complete two applications, the Fulbright application and the university’s application (according to the university’s admissions procedures).

Within Ireland, candidates may undertake a graduate degree at the institutions listed here. Please read the award summaries for specific details.

Both the UK and Ireland awards cover tuition, room & board, and travel to and from the host country. 

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must be US citizens and hold a bachelor’s degree at the start of the grant term. Applicants must also meet the minimum admissions requirements for the UK or Ireland graduate program selected. 

Application Components

  • Online application via Slate
  • 1-page Personal Statement 
  • 2-page Statement of Grant Purpose
  • Letter of Affiliation and/or Admissions Acceptance Letter 
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation
  • Unofficial Transcript

For official information on the Fulbright UK/Ireland Awards, which supersedes any information provided here, please visit this website.


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