SPIRe Graduate Scholarships - Second Call
A second call for applications for SPIRe Graduate Scholarships is now open. Applications must be received by 31 July 2014. Note that for this round, candidates must either (a) be an existing PhD student in SPIRe, or have submitted a completed application for a SPIRe PhD by the 31 July 2014 deadline; (b) for Masters students only have submitted a completed application for a SPIRe Masters programme also by 31 July 2014.
UCD Garret FitzGerald Summer School
The third annual UCD Garret FitzGerald School addressed issues concerning the reform of democratic institutions in Ireland, debates on the role of the Senate, and possibilities of far-reaching changes in institutions ranging from the judiciary to the educational system. Professor Philip Pettit, Princeton University, delivered the keynote speech.
UCD School of Politics and International Relations (SPIRe)
UCD School of Politics and International Relations (SPIRe) is the oldest and the largest school of its kind in the Republic of Ireland. SPIRe is a dynamic, multi-faceted and highly-international school offering exciting and professionally-valuable programmes of study at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Our academic staff are engaged in cutting-edge research on a wide variety of political issues, including ethno-political conflict, human rights, and Ireland's role in the European Union, to name just a few. The School is also home to three research centres: the Centre for Development Studies, the Dublin European Institute, and the Institute for British-Irish Studies.