Welcome to the Ireland US Alumni Home


Welcome to the home of the Ireland US Alumni Association. Please explore our events and our role and Join Us

Annual Conference 2024

The IUSA conference took place on 25th January 2024. We are delighted to continue the great relationship with Ireland and the US and network with those in the IUSA.

Emerging and Distinguished Leadership Award


Check out our awardees for 2023



Events Across the Country


Check out some of our events across Ireland

Who We are

The Ireland United States Alumni Association (IUSA) is a non-profit voluntary network of alumni of U.S. State Department exchange programmes, including participants of Fulbright Scholarships, International Visitor Leadership Programme, J1 and the Washington Ireland Programme. The IUSA promotes U.S.- Irish relations and develops the next generation of leaders in the U.S.-Irish relationship.  



Strong Network

The IUSA is built on a strong network. Set up in 2011, the network has grown accepting even more US – Ireland exchange programmes.


US - Ireland Relations

We want to help build on the learning of the shared experiences of IUSA members. We focus on the diversity and interaction with each cultural exchange programme through the work of the association.


Engaging Events

We build exciting and engaging events touching topics from politics to education, from sports to music and more in some of the most exclusive venues in Ireland.

Are you a Member of the IUSA?

Join us in the Ireland US Alumni Association for networking, events and more

What’s Going on in the IUSA

SURVEY: Future of the IUSA – Have your Say!

SURVEY: Future of the IUSA – Have your Say!

We would like to invite all past and present (and future) members of the IUSA to contribute to our strategy survey. As we try and determine the future of our Association, we need your input and thoughts. Please find a short survey below. If you would prefer to speak...

Joe Biden visits Ireland 2023

Joe Biden visits Ireland 2023

  U.S. President Joe Biden visited Ireland for a few days in April 2023. The trip spanned the island of Ireland from Belfast to Dundalk, to Dublin and on to Mayo. A number of alumni were in attendance at several of the events and some got the chance to meet the...

IUSA ENAM Conference 2023

IUSA ENAM Conference 2023

The ‘Energy Security in a World of Disinformation’ Conference cohosted by the Ireland U.S. Alumni Association (IUSA) and European Network of Alumni Associations (ENAM) took place in Dublin on 26th and 27th of January 2023 in the Westbury Hotel, Dublin 2. 94...

IUSA Award Winners 2023

IUSA Award Winners 2023

The IUSA Distinguished and Emerging Leader Awards took place on 26th January 2023. The Emerging Leader Award 2023 goes to Dr. Amanda Drury while the Distinguished Leader Award goes to Mr. Fergus Finlay. The awards were sited by IUSA President Mr. Chris MM Gordon and...

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