Ireland Canada University Foundation

Encouraging and facilitating links between scholars in Ireland and Canada


Irish Language Learners from Canada and the US

Labhraíonn scoláirí ICUF agus Fulbright faoin gcúirt a thug siad ar Ghaeltacht Chonamara chun an Ghaeilge a fhoghlaim. Thug siad faoi dhianchúrsa trí seachtaine in Acadamh na hOllscolaíochta Gaeilge, Ollscoil na hÉireann, Gaillimh ar an gCeathrú Rua. ICUF and Fulbright scholars speak about their experience in the Conamara Gaeltacht. As part of their award, they…Read more »


Jim Flaherty RIP

It is with great sadness that we learnt of the untimely passing of the Honorable Jim Flaherty PC. A true friend to Ireland, he was a great supporter of the work of ICUF, and the board and executive are deeply grateful for all his efforts in the support of our scholarship exchange programme. Our deepest…Read more »

Seaghan Mac an tSionnaigh

ICUF Scholar Launches First Book in Québec

ICUF scholar, Seaghan Mac an tSionnaigh, recently launched his first book, ‘Focail agus Foclóireacht O’Neill Lane’ (Coiscéim, 2014) in Québec. Seaghan is currently on an ICUF scholarship teaching in Concordia University in Montreal, Québec. English below Ba é Lane’s Larger English-Irish Dictionary / Foclóir Béarla- Gaedhilge (1916) an chéad mhórfhoclóir a foilsíodh sa bhfichiú haois.…Read more »