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Ireland Government Scholarships 2023 (Apply Now) Opportunity Desk

Applications call is open now for Ireland Government Scholarships 2023. Irish Government Scholarship 2023 has been announced by Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science, and managed by the Council. The government of Ireland Postgraduate Scholarship Program 2023 is a Fully Funded Irish Scholarship. The sponsor of the Irish Government Scholarship had invested over €13.6 million from 2013-2019. You will get a chance to study in Ireland’s Top Ranked University. Ireland is ranked in the top 10 for Higher Quality Education.

The Council typically Makes an investment in 280 New Postgraduate Scholarships in Ireland Every year. In 2021, a total of 1,193 Postgraduate Scholars, with over 5,000 individual scholarships for excellent research awarded to date. The Government of Ireland International Education Scholarship is eligible for All Nationality Holder across the world and it will cover all your expenses related to Tuition Fee, Stipend, and Other Costs related to Research, etc.

Irish research council government of Ireland postgraduate scholarship program can be 1-2 years depending upon the chosen course. You can any choose any course you would like to study in Ireland. In this scenario, you have to first visit the official website of universities offering Masters And PHD Scholarships in Ireland. The list of universities is given in this post. Remember that you have to submit supervisor details by November so you have a lot of time to contact the professor and get a letter from them.

Ireland Government Scholarships 2023 Details

  • Country: Ireland
  • Degree: Master, Doctorate (MS Leading to PhD)
  • Duration: 1-2 Years
  • Nationality: All are eligible
  • Deadline: 20 Oct 2022

Which Universities Under Irish Scholarship?

  • Dublin City University
  • Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies
  • Athlone Institute of Technology
  • Coláiste Mhuire Marino
  • Cork Institute of Technology
  • Dublin Dental Hospital
  • Dundalk Institute of Technology
  • Dún Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design & Technology
  • Galway–Mayo Institute of Technology
  • Institute of Technology, Carlow
  • Institute of Technology, Sligo
  • Institute of Technology, Tralee
  • Letterkenny Institute of Technology
  • Limerick Institute of Technology
  • Mary Immaculate College, Limerick
  • Maynooth University
  • National College of Ireland
  • National University of Ireland, Galway
  • Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
  • Royal Irish Academy
  • Royal Irish Academy of Music
  • Technological University Dublin
  • University College Cork
  • University of Limerick
  • Waterford Institute of Technology
  • University College Dublin
  • University of Dublin, Trinity College

Scholarship Benefits

Government of Ireland Grdauate Fellowship Programme

  • A stipend of €18,500 per annum
  • Contribution to fees including non-EU fees, up to a maximum of €5,750 per annum
  • Eligible direct research expenses of €3,250 per annum.

Government of Ireland Postdoctoral Fellowship Programme

These awards can be either one or two years in duration and will consist of the following:

  • A salary of €40,023 in the first year of the award and €40,583 in the second year of the award2
  • employer’s PRSI contribution
  • eligible direct research expenses of €5,000 per annum

How To Apply

Potential applicants should read the call documentation carefully to ascertain whether or not they are eligible to apply. Indicative versions of the applicant and supervisor forms are provided for information purposes only. All participants must create and submit their forms via the online system.

Key dates

Call open 16:00 (Irish time) 8 September 2022
FAQ deadline 16:00 (Irish time) 13 October 2022
Applicant deadline 16:00 (Irish time) 20 October 2022
Supervisor deadline 16:00 (Irish time) 27 October 2022
Research office endorsement deadline 16:00 (Irish time) 3 November 2022
Call outcome End of March 2023
Award start date 1 September 2023


If you do not find the answer to your query in the call documentation, you should contact the research office in your proposed institution which will provide information and clarification on the call. Research offices can send any queries they are unable to clarify to postgrad@research.ie.


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