The 1916 Bursary Fund is a targeted funding scheme established by the Department of Education and Skills to support the implementation of the National Plan for Equity of Access to Higher Education 2015-2019. The National Access Plan is working to increase the numbers of students who are currently underrepresented in higher education.The Bursaries are targeted at students who are socio-economically disadvantaged and who are from one or more of the following target groups that have low participation rates in higher education.
For more information on the bursary click here. Click here for the application form.
Intel’s success in Ireland has been built on the quality of highly skilled and educated people available in the country. Through the ‘Women in Technology’ scholarship program, Intel hopes to increase awareness and encourage a new generation of high-achieving women to take up the challenge of a career in science and technology.
With that in mind, Intel is pleased to this year continue the Women in Technology scholarship program for females who have just embarked on third level education. Scholarships are now open to female school leavers (6th year) who plan to enter specified four year undergraduate degree courses in science, technology and engineering (full selection criteria is outlined online) and each scholarship includes the following:
· Monetary grant valued at €3,000 for each student per annum.
· Scholars will complete intern or summer internships at Intel Ireland.
· To assist with career progression and further education, each scholar will be assigned an Intel mentor who can assist and provide advice on managing their academic career.
Should you require more information, you can view our website www.intel.ie/womenintechnology or email email@example.com. Students can apply from April and the form will close in October.
See guidance noticeboard for more details.
Apply online here.
My name is Jenny Duffy and I am the GAA Development Officer in Maynooth University. I would like to introduce you to the Maynooth University GAA Scholarship Programme.
Maynooth University is currently the only University town in Ireland and hosts a magnificent campus based in North Kildare offering a wide range of academic undergraduate and postgraduate courses.
An important aspect of my role as GAA officer is to identify and nurture GAA players and support these players to maximise their potential throughout their time here in Maynooth.
MU GAA scholarships are awarded for GAA players that excel in their chosen GAA code including Hurling, Mens Football, Ladies Football and Camogie.
I have attached our scholarship brochure, which illustrates all of the scholarship benefits included.
Successful scholarship applicants are eligible for a maximum of 60 CAO points (limited number available for primary teaching course) and inclusive of a financial bursary.
The minimum requirement to apply for the MU GAA scholarship is to represent your county at U17 grade upwards.
There are a number of benefits to the scholarship programme including:
Ø High performance gym access
Ø Individual and team strength and conditioning support
Ø Player development tracking
Ø Fitness testing analysis
Ø High performance seminars
Ø Performance goal setting and goal activation
Ø Match video analysis
Ø Medical, physiotherapy and well-being support
Ø Experienced coaching
Ø GAA club officer training
Ø Academic support & Career planning
The MU GAA Scholarship application form is live via the following link https://www.maynoothuniversity.ie/study-maynooth/undergraduate-studies/scholarships/sport-scholarships under ‘How to Apply’.
The MU GAA scholarship closing date for applications is April 1st 2018.
Interviews will be held the week of the 9th April and correspondence will be via email.
We are pleased to announce that the University will be offering a new Entrance Scholarship for one entrant to MH103 Bachelor of Music, commencing in September 2018. The top scoring applicant, based on the MH103 written test, interview and audition, will be offered the scholarship of ?1,000. The successful applicant will be informed when they receive their offer for MH103 through the CAO. Our best wishes to all applicants.
Each year 36 students are awarded Naughton Scholarships. There is at least one winner from each County in the Republic of Ireland. The scholarship is intended as a reward and encouragement to exceptional students who would like to study in the STEM field (science, technology, engineering and maths) at University. The school of each winning student also receives a prize for the schools science labs. Our group of Scholars regularly come together for events throughout the year and we are building a community of very bright students whom will be worldwide leaders in their fields in the future, be it in research or industry.
Deadline is 18th May
Click here for more info or see the Guidance Notice Board.
All the details you will need about the program are attached. The application process can be started by clicking the link below.
Final date of application is April 1st 2018
We are conducting a Rugby Specific Screening day for potential Scholarship athletes as part of NUIG’s Open day on the 24th March at NUIG Dangan. See below PDF attached for more details.
If you want to attend the screening day, please register by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org with your rugby C.V if you haven’t already applied for a scholarship.
Places are limited and the closing date is Wednesday the 21st of March 2018.
The screening day will be conducted by;
1. Jarleth Naughton our Senior coach and current Connacht Women’s Head Coach and Connacht U18 S+C coach and IRFU Development Officer.
2. Craig Ronaldson, current Connacht player and part of the 2016 Pro12 Championship winning team.
3. Bernie Kelly, Head Coach of the U20 team former Head Coach of NZ Secondary Schools and NZ U16’s.
Please contact Bernie Kelly 087 687 9598 or me 087 775 2187 if you have any further questions. I wish you the best of luck in your upcoming, very important examinations. I look forward to hearing from you and meeting you in the very near future.
Closing Date Friday 2nd March 2018
Event Date:02 March 2018 – 02 March 2018
Venue: Institute of Technology Tralee
Organised by: Sports Office
The scholarships reward excellence and encourage outstanding performance in sport and are open to applicants for all programmes at IT Tralee. Successful recipients may be eligible to receive a place on reduced points in their chosen course. Applications across all sports will be considered. IT Tralee sports scholarships have previously been awarded to athletes who excelled in the following sports: Athletics, Basketball, Boxing, Camogie, Golf, Football, Handball, Hockey, Hurling, Judo, Ladies Rugby, Ladies Soccer, Rowing, Rugby, Soccer & Taekwon-Do. IT Tralee also offers Elite Performance Scholarships in addition to the existing Sports Scholarship Programme.
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