UCD Sports Graduate Scholarship Programme

UCD Sports Graduate Scholarship Programme

The UCD Sport Graduate Scholarship (SGS) is a scholarship programme specifically for students who are competing and succeeding at the highest sporting level – nationally and internationally - while simultaneously completing a post graduate programme at UCD. Please note that to be considered for this scholarship, applicants must be accepted to their chosen programme and must also complete a separate scholarship application form.
Open Date 3rd June 2020
Close Date 31st July 2020
Status Closed
Value 50% tuition fees

The UCD Sport Graduate Scholarship (SGS) supports athletes in their pursuit of both sporting and academic success. Successful applicants will be known as “UCD Graduate Sports Scholars.”

Note: UCD Sport Graduate Scholarships are available for courses at UCD College of Science or UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School ONLY.

  • 50% course fee reduction.
  • UCD club supports in facilities and training programmes.
  • Access to gyms and facilities.
  • Team/club Strength and Conditioning.
  • Nutritional Advice.
  • Academic Mentoring Support.

For full details on the eligibility criteria and instructions on how to apply visit https://www.ucd.ie/sport/scholarships/graduatesportscholarships/

Please note that UCD Belfield programmes run in conjunction with UCD Smurfit School - MSc in Biotechnology and Business, MSc in Biotherapeutics and Business and MSc in International Law and Business - are not eligible for Scholarships.

Scholarships Notice

Candidates may apply for a number of scholarships, if they are successful in attaining more than one scholarship, however, they may only accept one scholarship bursary. Scholarship bursaries cannot be added together or combined. They will be awarded the higher amount. Candidates cannot transfer or use one scholarship or bursary between or against another programme. Scholarships and bursaries are also not allowed to be deferred to a future academic year, it is only applicable and awarded to the student for the year they are offered a place in UCD Smurfit. If a student, subsequently, decides to defer their offer they will lose their scholarship or bursary and be required to apply in the future.

Please note that UCD Belfield programmes run in conjunction with UCD Smurfit School - MSc in Biotechnology and Business, MSc in Biotherapeutics and Business and MSc in International Law and Business - are not eligible for Scholarships.UCD Smurfit School Scholarships are not applicable to courses in UCD Smurfit Executive Development or UCD Belfield campus.

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