The John J Sweeney Scholarship

The John J Sweeney Scholarship supports students enrolled to study full-time on the MSc in Peace and Conflict Studies

The John J Sweeney Scholarship

The John J Sweeney Scholarship

The John J Sweeney Scholarship supports students enrolled to study full-time on the MSc in Peace and Conflict Studies

Be part of the next generation of peacebuilders

Scholarship

The John J Sweeney Scholarship is based at the world-renowned International Conflict Research Institute (INCORE) at Ulster University, and supports students enrolled to study full-time on the MSc in Peace and Conflict Studies , based on the Jordanstown campus (Belfast).

The Scholarship has a value of $20,000 and must be used towards the Scholar’s tuition fees. Any balance remaining may be used to purchase study materials/equipment, support course-related activities and/or in support of the Scholar’s living expenses and travel costs.

This scholarship is generously supported by funds raised by the AFL-CIO, the American Labor community, business and civic organisations, and individuals.

This special scholarship is named in honour of AFL-CIO President Emeritus John J. Sweeney, the son of Irish immigrants, who dedicated his life to advancing the well-being of working people, making outstanding contributions to working people both in the US and internationally which will live on for years to come.

For application details go to our global site.