Incoming Fullbright Awards
As part of the GSI Research Programme, and in partnership with the Fulbright Commission, the GSI will sponsor a US based geoscience researcher to visit a geoscience research department in Ireland.

Funding is available for scholars (post-PhD researchers with minimum of 2 years teaching at third level) to stay in Ireland for a minimum of one semester up to a maximum of one full academic year (10 months).

Applicants must be of high quality and ordinarily based in the United States. Standard Fulbright eligibility criteria apply and submissions will be assessed by experts through the Fulbright Commission. 

We would encourage you to contact your colleagues in the US to highlight this call.
More information is available at:
https://awards.cies.org/content/geoscienceearth-science (please note the link might not work in Internet Explorer, but opens in Chrome or Firefox)
Fulbright 

Call summary:

Duration: up to 10 months (minimum one academic semester)
Funding available: for travel to, accommodation and subsistence costs in Ireland
Max funding: Based on duration and location
Topic: Geoscience/Earth Science, should include research and teaching activities in one or more 3rd level institute in the republic of Ireland
Eligibility: US based researchers to visit an Irish institute (see Fulbright website). Must hold a PhD with minimum 2 years teaching 3rd level.
Deadline: August 1st, 2017