CISabroad (Center for International Studies): Limerick - Semester in Limerick

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Semester in Limerick is housed at the University of Limerick, which offers state-of-the art facilities, great housing options, and classes with Irish students so you can immerse yourself in the local culture. Take the chance to explore 12th centur... read more

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OVERALL RATING 4.8
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I gained so much confidence! I totally stepped out of my shell, and have become a better version of myself. I have confidence that I can figure stuff out on my own trust my judgment. It was such a worthwhile experience, and I can't recommend studying abroad enough! - University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh View Entire Review
This trip was absolutely worth while. I gained a new sense of independence and confidence in myself. I also have gained other valuable life skills such as being able to communicate across cultures and being able to take a new perspective on situations. - Valparaiso University View Entire Review
I learned what I'm capable of doing by myself. It was definitely worthwhile. I don't think I would be the person I am today without that experience. - Elizabethtown College View Entire Review
A student studying abroad with CISabroad (Center for International Studies): Limerick - Semester in Limerick
I needed this in my life. I was getting bored being in the same place and all of this excitement was perfect. Ireland is an amazing country and looks exactly like all of the pictures you see. The people there will become your family. I talk to all of them everyday and write them loads. I urge anyone who even thinks that studying... - University of Maine - Augusta View Entire Review
A student studying abroad with CISabroad (Center for International Studies): Limerick - Semester in Limerick
I came back a completely different person. I have found out who I really am. I now have friends all over my country, and many others. I need them in my life, and they have helped me become who I am now. When I went to London, I got into a dance company and double majored in Dance and Psychology. These decisions are crucial to m... - University of Maine - Augusta View Entire Review
I was able to travel while in Ireland and each time I learned of the culture. I believe the best thing I gained from studying abroad was the ability to reach beyond my own comfort zone and try new things. I was able to play soccer for the team over here after never playing in my life before. I was also able to meet the most amaz... - Springfield College View Entire Review
May 11, 2017 Loving Limerick
I made friends from all over the world. I learned that I can see the world, and that this was only the beginning of my travel experiences. It was absolutely worthwhile. - Valparaiso University View Entire Review
I learned to venture out of my comfort zone and function as an independent person while also adjusting to cultural and geographical differences. Choosing to go abroad was the best choice I ever made. - University of Maine - Orono View Entire Review
I gained a new appreciation for other cultures - Illinois State University View Entire Review
Extremely. I loved every minute of it. I was able to grow in ways I didn't think possible, just from this one experience. I can't wait to go back! - Keene State College View Entire Review
Studying Abroad allowed me to understand just how large the world is. I come from a small town in Vermont, so it was great for me to gain insight and knowledge about other cultures around the world. There are so many opportunties I didn't even think about until I studied abroad. I hope to travel over seas again after college and... - Keene State College View Entire Review

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Semester in Limerick is housed at the University of Limerick, which offers state-of-the art facilities, great housing options, and classes with Irish students so you can immerse yourself in the local culture. Take the chance to explore 12th century castles, stroll along the Shannon River, and learn the fiddle during your semester abroad! If you are a hard-core rugby fan, this program is for you. You can take classes during the fall semester and take part in the on-campus rugby team and rugby-related events throughout the season. Your fellow students come from throughout Ireland and more than 60 other countries, which gives you the opportunity to learn about cultures from around the world!

Program Type(s):
Study Abroad
Program Length(s):
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Academic Year
Instruction Language(s):
  • English
Relevant Study Subject(s):
  • Liberal Arts, General Studies
  • Business
  • Education
  • History
  • Music
  • Business Administration and Management
  • English Language and Literature
  • Irish Studies
Minimum GPA:
2.9
Year Founded:
2000
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CISabroad / Center for International Studies Scholarships

This award is intended for students within the LGBTQIA+ community. Recipients will work in coordination with the CISabroad Marketing Team to develop a plan for sharing their story while abroad. Options may include photos, instagram takeover, videos, or a blog. Recipients will be expected to submit 5 - 10 pieces.

$250

Deadlines:
Spring Semester Programs: Scholarship Deadline - October 15, Award Notification - November 15. Summer Study Programs: Scholarship Application Deadline - March 1, Award Notification - April 1. Fall Semester Programs: Scholarship Application Deadline - April 1, Award Notification - May 1.

Guidelines/Requirements:
Candidates who meet the academic requirements will have their applications forwarded to the scholarship committee who will judge their application based on academic merit and a written essay. All scholarships and grants are only awarded to participants of CISabroad programs.

This scholarship is intended for students who are among the first from their U.S. university to go abroad on any CISabroad program. Recipients will work in coordination with the CISabroad Marketing Team to develop a plan for sharing their story while abroad. Options may include photos, instagram takeover, videos, or a blog. Recipients will be expected to submit 5 - 10 pieces.

$250

Deadlines:
Spring Semester Programs: Scholarship Deadline - October 15, Award Notification - November 15. Summer Study Programs: Scholarship Application Deadline - March 1, Award Notification - April 1. Fall Semester Programs: Scholarship Application Deadline - April 1, Award Notification - May 1.

Guidelines/Requirements:
Candidates who meet the academic requirements will have their applications forwarded to the scholarship committee who will judge their application based on academic merit and a written essay. All scholarships and grants are only awarded to participants of CISabroad programs.

Are you already #InstaFamous? Take it to the next level. Recipients will be required to take part in an Instagram takeover as well as provide content for other CISabroad Social platforms. Examples of content include, 20 high quality photos, and a short video about your experience.

$250

Deadlines:
Spring Semester Programs: Scholarship Deadline - October 15, Award Notification - November 15. Summer Study Programs: Scholarship Application Deadline - March 1, Award Notification - April 1. Fall Semester Programs: Scholarship Application Deadline - April 1, Award Notification - May 1.

Guidelines/Requirements:
Candidates who meet the academic requirements will have their applications forwarded to the scholarship committee who will judge their application based on academic merit and a written essay. All scholarships and grants are only awarded to participants of CISabroad programs.

There is no GPA requirement for these scholarships. Interested students should complete all scholarship application requirements and be sure to tell us why you want to be a CISabroad Photojournalist. Recipients will be required to maintain an online photo wordpress blog with at least 100 photos by the end of their program.

$100 towards a semester or summer program plus a $100 Amazon gift card to purchase a digital camera.

Deadlines:
Spring Semester Programs Scholarship Application Deadline: October 15 Award Notification: November 15 Summer Programs Scholarship Application Deadline: March 1 Award Notification: April 1 Fall Semester Programs Scholarship Application Deadline: April 1 Award Notification: May 1

Guidelines/Requirements:
Candidates who meet the academic requirements will have their applications forwarded to the scholarship committee who will judge their application based on academic merit and a written essay. All scholarships and grants are only awarded to participants of CISabroad programs.

This award is intended for under-served students within the education abroad population. Possible considerations include, STEM majors, first generation college students, multicultural backgrounds, and many more. Recipients will work in coordination with the CISabroad Marketing Team to develop a plan for sharing their story while abroad. Options may include photos, instagram takeover, videos, or a blog. Recipients will be expected to submit 5 - 10 pieces.

$250

Deadlines:
Spring Semester Programs: Scholarship Deadline - October 15, Award Notification - November 15. Summer Study Programs: Scholarship Application Deadline - March 1, Award Notification - April 1. Fall Semester Programs: Scholarship Application Deadline - April 1, Award Notification - May 1.

Guidelines/Requirements:
Candidates who meet the academic requirements will have their applications forwarded to the scholarship committee who will judge their application based on academic merit and a written essay. All scholarships and grants are only awarded to participants of CISabroad programs.

There is no GPA requirement for these scholarships. Interested students should complete all scholarship application requirements and be sure to tell us why you want to be a CISabroad Videojournalist. Recipients will be required to maintain an online video wordpress blog with at least 1 video by the end of their program.

$100 towards a semester or summer program plus a $100 Amazon gift card to purchase a digital camera.

Deadlines:
Spring Semester Programs Scholarship Application Deadline: October 15 Award Notification: November 15 Summer Programs Scholarship Application Deadline: March 1 Award Notification: April 1 Fall Semester Programs Scholarship Application Deadline: April 1 Award Notification: May 1

Guidelines/Requirements:
Candidates who meet the academic requirements will have their applications forwarded to the scholarship committee who will judge their application based on academic merit and a written essay. All scholarships and grants are only awarded to participants of CISabroad programs.

This award is intended for students who are interested in or have an academic focus in conservation, community development, or sustainability. Recipients will arrange and participate in at least two volunteer opportunities while overseas and make a presentation, video, blog, or vlog on their experience upon returning home.

$250

Deadlines:
Spring Semester Programs: Scholarship Deadline - October 15, Award Notification - November 15. Summer Study Programs: Scholarship Application Deadline - March 1, Award Notification - April 1. Fall Semester Programs: Scholarship Application Deadline - April 1, Award Notification - May 1.

Guidelines/Requirements:
Candidates who meet the academic requirements will have their applications forwarded to the scholarship committee who will judge their application based on academic merit and a written essay. All scholarships and grants are only awarded to participants of CISabroad programs.

This award is given to students who are ready to dive deep and tell their story to the world! While abroad, recipients will learn to blog or vlog like a pro using either Wordpress or YouTube. When you return students will work in coordination with the CISabroad Marketing Team to develop a project that will be completed upon return of your overseas experience.

$500-$1000

Deadlines:
Spring Semester Programs: Scholarship Deadline - October 15 Award Notification - November 15 Summer Study Programs Scholarship Application Deadline - March 1 Award Notification - April 1 Fall Semester Programs Scholarship Application Deadline - April 1 Award Notification - May 1

Guidelines/Requirements:
Candidates who meet the academic requirements will have their applications forwarded to the scholarship committee who will judge their application based on academic merit and a written essay. All scholarships and grants are only awarded to participants of CISabroad programs.

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