Irish Diaspora Education Alliance
IDEA stands for Irish Diaspora Education Alliance
This initiative aims to offer affordable college opportunities in Ireland for American-born students. The program is open to all U.S. families considering full-time University/College in Ireland. The non-profit working group consists of native born Irish & Irish-Americans drawing on expertise from the world of business, education & legal professions in both Ireland & the United States. IDEA is a function of the Irish Diaspora Center in Philadelphia.
The Irish Diaspora Center is currently working with the following Irish Colleges / Universities.
IDEA has Tuition Scholarships agreements with:
IDEA Partnership Discussion Currently Underway:
Atlantic Technological University Donegal [ATU Donegal] (formerly Letterkenny IT/LYIT)
If interested in applying to one of our Irish University Partners, and to avail of scholarship opportunities, please let us know by completing the linked Information Sheet and we will connect you.
Partnership Press Releases:
October 15, 2021: DCU – Up to five partial scholarships on offer.
March 15, 2023: University of Galway with nine partial scholarships on offer.