Jobs / Scholarships / Prizes

  • O’Donovan Scholarship, School of Celtic Studies, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, to be taken up in October 2020 (closing date: 31 August, 2020).
  • Léachtóireacht sa Nua-Ghaeilge, Roinn na Nua-Ghaeilge, Coláiste na hOllscoile Corcaigh / Lectureship in Modern Irish, UCC (closing date: 30 July, 2020).
  • Two-year lectureship in Modern Irish, Aberystwyth University (deadline for applications: 16 July, 2020).
  • Funded MRes. scholarship / Sgoilearachas Maighstireachd maoinichte, Sabhal Mòr Ostaig.
  • Potential vacancy for a position of Irish language teaching assistant (lecteur), University of Western Brittany (UBO) of Brest, Brittany, France (starting September 2020).
  • Funded PhD scholarship / Sgoilearachas PhD maoinichte, Sabhal Mòr Ostaig.
  • The 2020 Gaelic Poetry competition in honour of Sister Margaret MacDonell, Department of Celtic Studies, St Francis Xavier University (closing date: 9 June, 2020)..
  • PhD Studentship  (Early Irish), School of Irish, Celtic Studies and Folklore, University College Dublin (enquiries before 30 May, 2020).
  • Fulbright Scholarship in Celtic Studies for 2021-22 academic year, School of Celtic Studies, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies.
  • Annual Vivien Law Prize established by the Henry Sweet Society for the best essay submitted on any topic within the history of linguistics (submission by September 30 each year).
  • The Keough-Naughton Library Research Award in Irish Studies, University of Notre Dame (annual grant funding).
  • The University of Brest, two-year Masters Degree: ‘Celtic Languages and Cultures in Contact’ (more information).

Conferences / Seminars / Call for Papers

  • Virtual International Medieval Congress (vIMC), Monday 6 July – Friday 10 July, 2020.
  • Summer School, School of Celtic Studies, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 6-17 July, 2020.
  • Rannsachadh na Gàidhlig 11, Department of Celtic Studies, St Francis Xavier University, Nova Scotia, 22-24 July 2020 POSTPONED UNTIL 2021.
  • Rudolf Thurneysen (1857–1940) Kolloquium anlässlich seines 80. Todestages, Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn, 7–9 August 2020 (call for papers).
  • 4th Poznań Conference of Celtic Studies & Celtic Sociolinguistics Symposium IV, 9-11 October 2020, Centre for Celtic Studies of Adam Mickiewicz University for Celticists, Poznań, Poland (call for papers).
  • 16th Fachtagung of the Society for Indo-European Studies, “Beyond Formenlehre?: Indo-European Morphology with fuzzy boundaries and interface phenomena”, 7-10 September 2020, University of Zurich.
  • ‘Welsh Manuscripts 800-1800’, National Library of Wales, 9-11 September 2020 (call for papersclosing date 31 January, 2020).
  • 10th International Colloquium of the Societas Celto-Slavica, Szczecin, Poland 24-25 September, 2020 (call for papers: closing date — 15 April, 2020).
  • North American Gaels: Language, Literature, Lore, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, 2-3 October 2020 (closing date for papers: 1 March, 2020).
  • Cornish Language Conference, organised by the Cornish Language Research Network, will take place 2-3 October, 2020.
  • Celtic Myths and Folklores in the Anglophone World, University of Savoie Mont Blanc, Chambéry, France, 5-6 November, 2020 (call for papers: 15 June, 2020).
  • The CLCS Celtic forum invites abstracts for a session on “Celtic Archipelagos” for the MLA Convention in Toronto, 7-10 January , 2021.

Annual Events

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