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Griffith College Student Ambassador Programme

Student Ambassador Programme

2018/2019 Student Ambassador Programme

Education in Ireland's prestigious Student Ambassador Programme allows prospective students a fantastic opportunity to hear the real voice of international students in Ireland. The programme which is sponsored by Education in Ireland is a highly successful and unique initiative which is fast becoming the gold standard for such programmes internationally. The Ambassadors share their experiences about studying and living in Ireland through blogs and across various social media platform.

The Ambassadors will receive high-level training on how best to harness effective online communication skills. The Ambassadors will also receive a 'Certificate of Participation' from Education in Ireland at a high level National Award Ceremony. Education in Ireland will also be happy to endorse the Ambassadors on LinkedIn and other sites, offer references and work with them as alumni in the future. In addition, Ambassadors will get the opportunity to make new friends with other Student Ambassadors from all over the world.

Griffith College encourages international students to apply for this prestigious role. The International Office will carry out a selection process in order to find the best and suitable international students to represent Griffith College as the Student Ambassador. 

Who Should Apply

Students who are enthusiastic, creative, articulate and passionate about blogging and social media!

Applicants can be engaged at any level of study (undergraduate and postgraduate). 

Unfortunately Study Abroad students will be accepted this year. Former ambassadors are not eligible to apply. 

Ambassadors are expected to provide three blog posts throughout the academic year and to interact with other ambassadors on the blog and on through the Programme's social networks as well as with prospective students. Quality submissions will be published on the Education in Ireland blog, the Education in Ireland website, Griffith College's website and distributed widely through various social media channels. Education in Ireland will provide full training as well as technical and editorial support throughout the year. The selected ambassadors must attend the training day which will be held on Saturday, 10th November 2018 (time and location to be confirmed). 

If you are up for the challenge and think this role is for you, APPLY NOW!

How To Apply

Applications for the 2018/2019 International Student Ambassador Programme are now closed.

Let us know if you are interested in applying for the 2019/2020 International Student Ambassador programme.

Key Dates

Friday, 12th October 2018 at 5:00pm: Application deadline to Griffith College International Office

Monday, 15th October 2018 by 2:00pm: The selected candidate(s) will be notified

Friday, 19th October 2018 by 5:00pm: Application deadline to Education in Ireland for the selected candidate(s)

Saturday, 10th November 2018: Training Day (time and location to be confirmed)