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 2019
Close Date 31st July 2019
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 qualifying for more than one scholarship or bursary and successful in that, can’t add or combine them. They will be awarded the higher amount. Candidates can't 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 so will be awarded to the student for the year they are offered a place only in UCD Smurfit. That is, students cannot defer their place in UCD Smurfit to a future year.

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