IRCSET have announced the call for funding under the EMBARK Initiative 2010 (Postgraduate Scholarship Scheme).

In 2010, there will be one competition; there will not be a second call in June, as has occurred in previous years. It is also likely to be very competitive this year.

Applicants to the scheme can find all relevant information in the ‘Guidelines for Application’ document here: http://www.ircset.ie/Default.aspx?tabid=68

The calendar of events for the 2010 competition is as follows:
16 Dec 2009: Pre call announcement and call information available on IRCSET website
13 Jan 2010: Online application system opens
10 Feb 2010: Online application system closes for applicants (i.e. 4 weeks after online application system opens on IRCSET website)
Mid April 2010: Competition results published

Prospective applicants are welcome to contact me with any questions.