griffith college sports scholarships 2014/15

20 March 2014

Every year Griffith College awards scholarships to students who show an interest in our courses and can demonstrate an ability for playing at a high level in mens basketball and mens soccer.

The scholarship is open to all current Leaving Certificate students AND those studying on FETAC courses. Leaving Certificate students must be completing their exam in June 2014.

Each scholarship will be awarded for a period of one year but may be renewed annually for a maximum period of three years. The scholarship covers the cost of course fees for each academic year. It does NOT include accommodation, living or travel expenses which the student would need to organise themselves. It is important that the applicant takes this into consideration when applying for the scholarship.. Those seeking a scholarship will need to meet all academic criteria as well has having reached a high level of participation within their own sport.
The successful applicants must become full-time registered students of GCD for the 2014/2015 academic year (ie part-time students are not legible for scholarships). Successful candidates will be those who have met the required academic and sporting standard but who also show an interest in the organization of their respective club. Griffith College expects its scholars to be active on college campus and to aid the Students' Union where necessary.
To apply for a sports scholarship for the 2014-2015 academic year please send a completed application form along with 2 passport photos and two references relating to your sport by post or email to:

Paul Walsh
Griffith College Students' Union,
South Circular Road,
Dublin 8.


Important dates:
Monday 16th December 2013 - Applications open.
Friday 25th April 2014 - Scholarship Applications Close - no late entries accepted

Week beginning Monday 12th May 2014 - Interviews for shortlisted candidates to be held
Friday 23rd May 2014 - Successful candidates will be notified
Please note applications received after the closing time & date will not be processed.
For further information or if you have any application queries please contact:
Paul Walsh at the above contact details.

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