One Of The Most Exciting Opportunities You'll See This Year

This intensive 12-month action learning programme gives successful candidates the combined opportunity to gain hands-on experience working with some of Ireland’s leading food companies and also gain a Masters degree.

Overview:

Status: OPEN
Opening: 1st Dec 2014
Closing: 5th Mar 2015
Value: 100% Tuition Fees & €22,800 bursary
Fellowship Overview

Fellowship Overview

The programme blends action learning, through a year long, fully funded, foreign industry placement, with a ‘block-release’ academic business education programme. The 2 key elements of the programme are outlined as follows:

  • In-Market Placement with Bord Bia clients (based overseas) early-Aug 2015 to June 2016
  • Block Release Academic Programme (based in Ireland).  Mid-June to early-Aug 2015; 2 weeks pre Christmas; and 1 week pre-Easter 2016

Who Should Apply?

Applications are welcomed from all graduates with a minimum of 2-3 years work experience. Some placements will require fluency in a second language (for example French, German, Spanish, Italian, Dutch, Russian, Polish, Japanese or Chinese.) 

Placement Locations

Placement of the Fellowship participants will be selected from locations which may include New York, London, Dubai, Sydney, Shanghai, Paris, Amsterdam, Madrid, Milan, Moscow, Düsseldorf and Warsaw.

Candidate Selection

There are 20-25 places available on this programme and participants will be selected following a rigorous and exacting recruitment process. Interested participants must be available if selected to take part in the interview and assessment process around April 2014 in Dublin (attendance on one day is required - exact dates to be confirmed) and if successful must be ready to commence the programme on the 16th June 2015.