Irish Development Experience Sharing Programme (IDEAS) Scholarship 2020-2021

The Embassy of Ireland in Vietnam is calling for applications from Vietnamese candidates for
the Government of Ireland Scholarship Programme 2020-2021

The Government of Ireland Scholarship programme 2020-2021 for Vietnamese candidates, under the Irish Development Experience Sharing Programme (IDEAS) is now open for applications. A total of 30 full scholarships will be awarded to Vietnamese candidates to pursue Masters study at Irish higher education institutions in the following areas:

  • Agriculture and Rural Development, Food Science
  • Economics, Finance, Accounting
  • Information Systems and Communications Technology
  • International Relations, Politics, Law, Human Rights
  • Management and Business
  • Health, Medicine, Pharmacy, Biotechnology
  • Social Policy, Development Studies, Humanitarian Action
  • Tourism and Hospitality, Public Relations
  • Women’s Studies, Gender Studies, Equality Studies
  • Others: data analytics, AI, new media.

Scholarship awards cover: visa fee, international airfares, full tuition fees, public health insurance, monthly stipend to cover accommodation and subsistence costs and settling-in allowance.

Scholarships are for individuals for full-time study of up 12 months duration for Masters programmes.

Deadline for application is 12.00hrs on Monday 11 November 2019 (postal stamp).

For the application form and guidelines please visit:


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Announcement of IDEAS Scholarship 2020-2021 (Vietnamese)