Scholarships available to study at UCD Sutherland School of Law

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The Sutherland School of Law makes available a number of full scholarships for those commencing their PhD studies in UCD. These are typically advertised early in each calendar year. All those who apply to undertake a full time PhD in the School by the deadline are considered. The scholarships provide tuition fees and a yearly stipend of €16,000 (tax free) for four years subject to satisfactory performance.

Those who receive a Sutherland School of Law scholarship are required to undertake some teaching and support responsibilities (e.g. to assist in conference organisation or to assist in mooting competitions) of not more than 6 hours per week. They are also required, where eligible, to apply after their first year of study for a prestigious Government of Ireland scholarship.

1. James Healy Masters Scholarship in Law

UCD Sutherland School of Law, with the generous support of James Healy, is pleased to offer a scholarship to fund full-time study in the Masters of Laws (LLM) Programmes in the School of Law. Details of the Programmes are available here (applies to the LLM only).


All successful EU applications for the LLM received before May 31st  will be considered for the scholarship. Applicants should hold at least an upper second class honours law degree at undergraduate or graduate level or be in the final year of their degree with an upper second class honours average to date. The scholarship is available to candidates commencing their studies next September.

The scholarship will be in the amount of €5,000 plus a fee waiver (to the value of EU Fees).

 

2. The Walsh Scholarship in Law

UCD Sutherland School of Law,  wishes to offer a scholarship to the value of €6000 to partly fund full-time study in a UCD Sutherland School of Law Graduate Taught Masters Programme. Details of the Programmes are available here.

All successful EU applications (for the Sutherland School of Law LLM or MSc programmes) received before May 31st will be considered for the scholarship. Applicants should hold at least an upper second class honours degree at undergraduate or graduate level or be in the final year of their degree with an upper second class honours average to date. The scholarship is available to candidates commencing their studies next September.

 

3. The School of Law bursary

The UCD Sutherland School of Law is pleased to offer bursaries of €4000  to fund full time study in the LLM, MSc (Criminology and Criminal Justice), the MSc in International Law and Business.  In addition, there will be a bursary available for the MCL programme - 25% fee reduction in year 1 and 2 of the programme.  Details of the Programmes are available here.

All successful EU applications (for any of the School of Law masters programmes) received before May 31st will be considered for the bursaries. Applicants should hold at least an upper second class honours degree at undergraduate or graduate level or be in the final year of their degree with an upper second class honours average to date. The scholarship is available to candidates commencing their studies next September.

  • Please direct any queries regarding the scholarships and bursaries to Justine McCann by email to Justine.mccann@ucd.ie or by telephone to + 353 1 716 4109
  • The closing date to be included in the Scholarship and bursary competition is May 31st
  • All successful applicants will be notified of the outcome of the decision of the scholarship committee.  No correspondence will be entered into about the committee’s decision.
  • All applicants should provide two academic referees names, if they wish to be included in the scholarship competition.

 

Please note that a number of scholarships will be offered for Non-EU students through the International Office.  Go to www.ucd.ie/international  for further information.

 

LL.M Scholarships to be awarded on the results of UCD undergraduate Law programmes are offered by the UCD Sutherland School of Law. Scholarships for one year to the value of €3,000 each

Enquiries

Please direct any queries regarding the application process to Justine McCann by email to Justine.mccann@ucd.ie or by telephone to + 353 1 716 4109.

Graduate scholarships include the UCD Global Excellence Graduate Scholarships, Government of Ireland Scholarships for India and the UCD CSC Scholarship Scheme.

http://www.ucd.ie/international/study-at-ucd-global/coming-to-ireland/scholarships-and-funding/