North-South Masters Bursaries
Undergraduate students currently registered with an Irish or Northern Irish university or the Dublin Institute of Technology (or who have graduated within the past two years) and are planning on doing a Master’s or PhD (taught or research) in the other jurisdiction can apply for a North-South Masters Bursary. Worth €15,000 each, the bursaries involve areas of study that are of particular interest to business and industry, and are co-sponsored by individual companies. Visit www.universitiesireland.ie for further information.
O’Reilly Foundation Scholarships
Sir Anthony O’Reilly established the O’Reilly Foundation as a charitable body in 1998. Scholarships are awarded to exceptional postgraduate students with at least a 2.1 degree who wish to study at PhD level or equivalent. Although PhD students of all disciplines are encouraged to apply, preference will be given to the following fields of study: Business Studies, Law, Marketing, Media Studies, Science, Technology and Arts. The scholarship is currently €25,400 per annum per scholar and is usually awarded for two years. Visit www.oreillyfoundation.ie for more information.