Applications for WIP Class of 2018 launching soon

Applications for WIP Class of 2018 launching soon

Applications for the WIP Class are now open - please see this site for more information This year, for the first time, we will be placing students in New York as well as Washington DC as part of the program. If you would like to receive an update when the...

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Northern Ireland Bureau Farewell 2017

Northern Ireland Bureau Farewell 2017

  Northern Ireland Bureau Farewell The Northern Ireland Bureau hosted a farewell event for the WIP Class of 2017 on Thursday July 27th, 2017 at the Homer Building in DC. The evening was a chance to not only honor the Class of 2017 for their accomplishments this...

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Host Family Farewell 2017

Host Family Farewell 2017

Host Family Farewell 2017 We were delighted to honor our 26 amazing host families for the Class of 2017 on Friday, July 28th, 2017 at Chevy Chase Village Hall. The purpose of the evening was to extend our greatest thanks to the families that host the 30 WIP Students...

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Celtic Chefs 2017 Report

Celtic Chefs 2017 Report

Celtic Chefs - Claudia & Tom Corcoran We were delighted to host the eighth instalment of our annual Evening with Celtic Chefs on May 18th in the St Regis. We had food from nine fantastic Chefs from the DC area, who offered delicious samples of their signature...

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Class of 2015: Excellence, Equality and Diversity

Class of 2015: Excellence, Equality and Diversity

Following a rigorous and extensive selection process, we are pleased to announce our Class of 2015. These 30 exceptional emerging leaders come from 13 different universities and institutions across Ireland, Northern Ireland and Great Britain. They study a broad range...

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Washington Ireland Program Announces New Board Chair

Washington Ireland Program Announces New Board Chair

Washington, D.C. – On April 22, the Washington Ireland Program for Service and Leadership’s (WIP) board of directors elected Jim Carroll as its third Chair in the organization’s 21-year history. Carroll has been a member of the WIP Board since 2013 and is currently...

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