The E J Phelan Fellowship in International Law was created to provide financial support to research students at doctoral level who are enrolled at participating NUI universities and who have demonstrated academic excellence. The Fellowship is valued at €25,000 and is for doctoral students in any area of international law.
Only students who are graduates of NUI and are pursuing a doctoral degree in an area of international law can apply. The research work of the fellowship should be updated in reports that must be submitted every six months. Employees who are linked to NUI and constituent universities are not eligible to apply.