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15th March 2018: China summer school and internship scholarship for Irish students

The IUA is pleased to announce a scholarship for Irish students interested in undertaking a summer school in Beijing, China. The summer school has been developed by the Irish Universities Association (IUA) and the China Education Association for International Exchange (CEAIE). The scholarship was launched in China on the 15th March 2018 by Sinéad Lucey, International Education Manager at the IUA. Please find the press release here.  Irish-Univeristies-Association-Press-Release-15.03.18-Scholarship-Opportunity-for-Irish-University-Students-to-attend-Summer-School-at-University-in-China-in-summer-2018.pdf (16 downloads)

Applications for the scholarship will open on Friday 30th March and will close on Friday 27th April 2018. The application form will be available to download on the 30th March by clicking below.

 “Apply here”     

Please find attached an information for applicants documents detailing further information about the scholarship   Information_for_applicants_China-Summer-school-scholarship-2018.pdf (20 downloads)


If yIUA-International-Brochure-2014-frontcoverou would like further information download our brochure

or email IUA International Affairs Manager sinead.lucey@iua.ie

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