Scholarship Finder

Student excellence and achievement is recognised in UCD through a wide variety of scholarships and awards.

Find out more about the different types of scholarships, awards and prizes UCD offers and where to go for further information. You’ll find profiles of some of our scholarship recipients in scholar stories, and pictures of recent events in awards gallery.

At A Glance

Choral Scholarships awarded each year
student members of the UCD Symphony Orchestra
President's awards presented annually
Scolairí Bord na Gaeilge in Arais Chónaithe Merville
January deadline for Ad Astra Elite Athlete and Performing Arts applications
Newman Fellowships awarded since 1989
Ad Astra Elite Athletes participated in the London Olympics 2012
Stg 1 students receive Entrance Scholar Award in 2013/14

News & Events

The Ad Astra Academic scholarship programme fosters academic potential in high achieving students. Ad Astra scholars benefit from a scholarship, mentoring and a range of tailored supports. The value of the scholarship is €3,000 which can be used to offset the cost of fees, accommodation, or used as a bursary.

Scholar Stories

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Terms and conditions apply. The value, number and benefits of scholarships may vary from year to year.

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