Stephen Griffin PhD Student receives The Rev. Liam Swords Foundation Bursary

11 April 2019

The Centre Culturel Irlandais is delighted to announce the recipients of its Artist residencies, Language bursaries, Romilly Walton Masters Performance Award, Old Library and Historical Archives fellowship and Rev. Liam Swords Foundation bursary for 2019-20.

The Rev Liam Swords Foundation Bursary for 2019-20 provides financial support to a student of talent from the Irish Higher Education Sector to pursue his/her studies/research/training for 3 months based at Centre Culturel Irlandais. The 2019 bursary has been awarded to Stephen Griffin, a PhD student reading history at the University of Limerick who will be investigating the extent to which the Irish diaspora engaged in diplomatic affairs in ancien regime Europe.

The Department of History UL congratulates Stephen on receiving this award.  

Full details of all the awards can be found at