POETRY PRIZE: 2024 international W.B. Yeats Poetry Prize

The 2024 international W.B. Yeats Poetry Prize is now open for submissions. Poet Judge: January Gill O’Neil. 1st prize $1,000, 2nd prize $500, plus honourable mentions. Ends Feb. 1, 2024. Winners announced in early March. https://yeats.submittable.com Poets of any age from anywhere in the world may enter the competition. There is no limit on submissions. Eligible poems must be in English

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FELLOWSHIP: LCIS Visiting Scholars Programme 2024

LCIS, the Leuven Centre for Irish Studies, and Irish College Leuven invites applications for its visitingscholars programme 2024. Researchers working with LCIS’s areas of research who wish to conduct aresearch stay at KU Leuven may want to apply for one of the following two options. Short-term LCIS Visiting Fellows For the year 2024 LCIS will award two non-stipendiary LCIS Visiting

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IASIL PG Conference Travel Scholarship 2023

We are excited to extend the call for applications to the IASIL PG Conference Travel Scholarship until 3 March, 2023. Reviews will commence once the call has closed. To receive the scholarship, you must be currently enrolled in a PhD. Should you have any questions about the application, please reach out to Matthew Reznicek at matthewreznicek@creighton.edu. Download the application form

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AWARD: Presidential Award for Joe Hassett

Joe Hassett was awarded the Presidential Award for Distinguished Service by President Michael D. Higgins in a ceremony on December 8 in the Aras an Uachtarain. Joe’s most recent book is Yeats Now: Echoing into Life (Lilliput Press). Joseph M. Hassett is a  lawyer and literary scholar residing in Washington, D.C. He is a graduate of Canisius College and  Harvard Law School,

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2023 ISAANZ/AJIS Postgraduate essay prize

The editors of the interdisciplinary Australasian Journal of Irish Studies and the Irish Studies Association of Australia and New Zealand are delighted to announce the 2023 ISAANZ Irish Studies Postgraduate Essay prize. The Prize: 1.     Publication of the winning essay in the Australasian Journal of Irish Studies, subject to normal academic refereeing 2.     A cash prize of AUD$300 3.     A year’s membership of Irish Studies Association

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Special Collections Fellowships at the University of Buffalo

The University at Buffalo Libraries is pleased to announce the following opportunities for 2022-23 Special Collections Fellowships: I. Dr. John Bishop Memorial Visiting Scholar Fund (1) II. UB Humanities Institute: James Joyce Fellowship (3) and Charles D. Abbott Library Fellowship (1) I. Dr. John Bishop Memorial Visiting Scholar Fund (1) Established by Dr. Joseph Valente, UB Distinguished Professor, Department of English, the

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The María Zambrano Center for Transatlantic Studies at the University of Malaga announces the Spain-Ireland Awards (Premios España-Irlanda)

The María Zambrano Center for Transatlantic Studies at the University of Malaga (AMZET) advocates for the continuous promotion of research regarding the relations between Spain and Ireland. For this purpose, it has announced the Spain-Ireland Awards that include three categories in different areas: The George Campbell Award, the Kate O’Brien Award, and the Robert Boyd Award. The purpose of the

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Postgrad Scholarships for IASIL 2020 Conference, Lodz, Poland. Deadline: 18th January, 2020

IASIL is pleased to invite applications for a Postgraduate Scholarship to attend the association’s conference, ‘Creative Borders’, at the University of Lodz, Poland, 20-24th July 2020. The Scholarship will contribute to travel (as detailed in the Notes), 5 nights student accommodation, registration fee and the conference dinner. Applications, and referee’s form, must both be received by 18th January 2020 and

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First Edition Kate O’Brien Award: from The Aula María Zambrano de Estudios Transatlánticos de la Universidad de Málaga (AMZET).

The Aula María Zambrano de Estudios Transatlánticos de la Universidad de Málaga (AMZET), in its commitment to promoting relations between Spain and Ireland, has created the Kate O’Brien research prize focusing on these relations between the two countries with a subject devoted to literature and/or women and gender perspective. Professors, students and researchers from all over the world will be

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