BEdGaeilge Scholarships

  • Bachelor
  • Up to 2,000 EUR (€)

The Scholarships are tenable only in University College Cork, for the First Year of the BEdGaeilge, in the session following the Leaving Certificate Examination on which the award is based.

University College Cork
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University College Cork

The university was founded in 1845 as one of three Queen’s Colleges located in Belfast, Cork, and Galway.

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To be eligible to receive a scholarship a student must have met the normal entry requirements for the BEdGaeilge have been validly registered for same. A student who has previously registered for a programme leading to a degree in any third level college shall not be eligible for the award of an Entrance Scholarship.

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Ten BEdGaeilge scholarships of €2,000 each are offered for competition on the basis of results in the Irish Leaving Certificate Examination or equivalent.


No application form is required for BEdGaeilge Scholarships. Successful students will be notified directly. Successful students will be notified directly. The BEdGaeilge Scholarships Scholarship will be offered to qualifying students ahead of the Quercus Entrance Scholarships. Students who accept the BEdGaeilge Scholarships do so on the basis that they will be exempt from the monetary award associated with the UCC Quercus Entrance Scholarship, but will hold the title of Quercus Entrance Scholar.