Apply To Be a Rose Escort in 2023

Written on 07/11/2022
Rose of Tralee


Rose Escort Eligibility Criteria 2023

All Rose Escorts must:

  • Be born in Ireland or be an Irish citizen or be of Irish origin by virtue of one of your ancestors having been born in Ireland.
  • Be male or identify as male
  • Be unmarried or never been married
  • Be 21 years of age by 1st January, 2023 and not have reached your 32nd birthday on or prior to 1st September, 2023.
  • If selected be available for the International Festival events.

Key Compulsory Festival Dates

  • TBC

Other dates may be added. Dates are subject to change. A screening process may take place for all applicants prior to interview.

Application Cost

A payment of a €25 fee must accompany this application. Once you submit this form, you will be redirected to pay your application fee securely with a Credit or Debit Card. Applications will not be accepted without payment.

Please note, should you be accepted as a Rose Escort you will be required to find €1,500 sponsorship plus VAT.

For the €1.5k Fee Rose Escorts receive the following benefits;

  • 3 days Boot camp experience to include accommodation, food, activities & entertainment
  • 7 nights accommodation in Tralee & full hospitality VIP passes to all events inclusive of the Live TV show.
  • But most importantly of all, each Rose Escort will receive a priceless, lifelong experience. 

All information provided in this application form will be treated confidentially by the Rose of Tralee International Festival, but the answers provided may be used in compiling a summary of your details for the Festival Programme, the Roses, media and TV programme researchers and producers.

Closing Date for Applications: 22nd April 2023

The details and information on this form are subject to change.


Fancy getting involved in the opportunity that comes with being a Rose Escort? Then fill out a Rose Escort application!