2022 IACBA Bursary: Open for Applications
IACBA would like to invite applications from IACBA members to apply for a scholarship place to attend the King’s Inns Advanced Diploma in Immigration and Asylum Law, starting on 12th October 2022.
This bursary will cover the full Diploma course fee.
Course format & duration:
This course will take place in an online format only, by way of a combination of pre–recorded lectures and live, unrecorded sessions. Delivery is in part–time mode through the medium of lectures and seminars, presented by leading experts in the area. The course will take place over 20 weeks with lectures from 8.30am to 10am on Wednesdays during the academic term. The course concludes with an evening live round–table discussion. Full course details can be found here.
How to apply:
Applications should be emailed to email@example.com by 5pm on Friday 23rd September 2022. Please include IACBA Bursary/ Scholarship in the subject line, when submitting your application.
In your application, please include;
Your year of call
Email address/ contact details
An outline of your experience
An indication of why this course will benefit you
The criteria to apply is;
You must be a current IACBA member
Be practicing for less than 10 years
The successful applicant agrees to present on recent case law at the end-of-year CPD for IACBA members (July 2023).
2021 IACBA Bursary Recipients
The Immigration Asylum Citizenship Bar Association are delighted to award the 2021 IACBA Bursary for the Advanced Diploma in Immigration and Asylum law at King’s Inns to Mariana Verdes BL. In this inaugural year, after Covid delays last year, the committee decided to award a second bursary as an exceptional measure, which was won by Olaniyi Oriade BL. Both recipients demonstrated excellent commitment to this area of law and to IACBA. The Association wishes them well in their studies. Both are pictured being awarded their bursary by Denise Brett SC, Chair of IACBA.
Brian Kennelly QC, Denise Brett SC, Chair, IACBA, Advocate General Eleanor Sharpston, and The Honourable Mr. Justice Donal O'Donnell.
Nuala Butler SC and Brain Kennelly QC.
The Honourable Mr. Justice Richard Humphreys and Denise Brett SC, Chair, IACBA.
Patrica Brazil BL, Committee Member, Michael Conlon SC, Committee Member, Denise Brett SC, Chair, IACBA, Niamh O'Sullivan BL, Committee Member, Aoife McMahon BL, Committee Memember, with Keynote Speaker Advocate General Eleanor Sharpston.
The Honourable Mr. Justice Donal O'Donnell delivering the Chairs address.
Denise Brett SC, Chair, IACBA delivering opening remarks.