The Mitchell Scholarship


The Irish Government , via the Department of Education & Skills, Ireland, provides annual support and matches contributions, up to 20 million euros, to the Mitchell Scholarship endowment.

Major Supporters

Michael Hackman

Strong Roots


The institutions of higher learning on the island of Ireland are partners in the Mitchell Scholarship Program.

Dublin City University

Dublin Institute of Technology

University of Galway

National University of Ireland, Maynooth

Queen's University Belfast

Trinity College Dublin

University College Cork

University College Dublin

University of Limerick

Ulster University


The Mitchell Scholarship Program wishes to thank the following for their generous contributions:

ModernHire, provides the video element of our interview process.

The Abbey Theatre, Ireland's national theater, provides Mitchell Scholars with tickets to its performance.

The Irish Embassy in Washington is the site of the annual reception for Mitchell Scholars.

Glenstal Abbey, a Benedictine monastery in Murroe Co. Limerick, welcomes the Mitchells every year for a magical visit.

Paul Hayes and Mary Calpin annually sponsor Thanksgiving dinner in Dublin for the Mitchells.

Ireland's Department of the Arts, Heritage, Gaeltacht, and the Islands provides Mitchell Scholars with entrance to places of historic interest or natural beauty in Northern Ireland.

The Royal Irish Academy grants Mitchell Scholars access to its on Dawson Street in Dublin.

The Doyle Collection for their steadfast support throughout the life of the organization.