Quercus University Scholarships

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University College Cork is pleased to announce that up to 5 Quercus University Scholarships will be awarded to registered undergraduates who can demonstrate an exceptional level of academic excellence and who has successfully been selected by the Scholarship Panel for a Quercus Scholarship. There are up to 4 Quercus University Scholarships available across each of the four University Colleges.


You must be a current UCC Student to be eligible for this scholarship Scholarships will be offered to applicants who satisfy the Scholarship Panel (and in turn UCC) as to their suitability to the Quercus Talented Students’ Programme and who can demonstrate academic excellence. The panel’s decisions will be final. Successful applicants may: • Show evidence of provincial, national or international achievement. • Show evidence of contribution to scholarship. • Demonstrate excellence in areas not exclusive to their specialist domain. • Show relevant connections with other disciplinary areas, placing their own discipline in a wider/broader context. • Demonstrate skills of reflection and an understanding of the value of reflection in the learning process. • Demonstrate evidence of leadership and initiative.

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The Quercus University Scholars will be invited to make an application by the relevant Colleges in University College Cork based on students' previous academic results.

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