About the Ireland Scholarship Programme

The Ireland Scholarship for Foreign Teachers of English

The Ireland Scholarship is a Government of Ireland-funded programme to attract foreign teachers of English to Ireland to refresh their skills as English language teachers.

What does it include?

  • Each scholarship covers an all-expenses paid four week study trip to one of Ireland’s accredited English language schools, which must be completed within a specific timeframe e.g. by 31st December 2015.
  • Flights, transfers, tuition, accommodation, food and social programmes are all included.

Who can apply?

  • The Ireland Scholarship is only available to qualified teachers of English working in Korea, Japan, China, Russia or Turkey.
  • Successful applicants will be asked to provide proof of employment and qualifications.
  • The programme is designed for non-native English speakers.

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