2021 Fulbright-EPA awards

This page lists the 2021 Fulbright-EPA awards.

There were three 2021 awards:

  • Caroline Dowling is a PhD candidate in plant genetics at the School of Biology and Environmental Science, University College Dublin. As a Fulbright-EPA Student Awardee to Cornell University in New York, Caroline will investigate the genetic variation in a hemp germplasm collection to characterize the genetic architecture of flowering time in hemp.
  • Iseult Sheehy is an MSc Student of Development Practice at Trinity College Dublin and Executive Coordinator of Natural Capital Ireland. As an EPA-Fulbright Student Awardee, Iseult will visit the University of New Mexico where she will conduct further research with the Indigenous Planning Institute at the School of Architecture and Planning on ecological-culturally responsive and value-based approaches to development.
  • Miriam Keegan is a primary teacher and sustainable designer/educator. Miriam is a graduate of Primary Education from Mary Immaculate College, Limerick. Miriam will complete her Masters in Fashion and Apparel Studies at the University of Delaware, focusing on social responsibility, supply chain management and sustainability.