2020 Scholarship

"Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire."

William Butler Yeats

We believe in giving back to the extraordinary community of volunteers who ignite their community spirit for our signature international event. The Dublin Irish Festival is pleased to accept applications for the 2020 Dublin Irish Festival Volunteer Scholarship.

Two graduating high school seniors will be selected to each receive a one-time $2,500 scholarship.

The application deadline is Friday, March 6, 2020 at 5 p.m.

2019 Recipient - Jeremy Daubner


2019 Recipient - Sean Yu

Now that's making some shamrocks shine...

Our 1,200 volunteers gave more than 13,000 volunteer hours in 60 areas of The Dublin Irish Festival.

We thank each and every one of our volunteers for the time, hard work and dedication to The 32nd Dublin Irish Festival!

If you were on our volunteer team, please let us know what you thought of your experience.

To nominate a stellar volunteer service for our Best of the Fest! Volunteer award, complete a nomination.

Or, if you want to join the team in 2020, let us know, and we'll keep you in the loop!