UCC GAA Scholarship Programme

UCC GAA Scholarship Programme 2019/2020


The application process for the 2019/20 programme is now open.

Please apply by completing the 2019/20 application form below.  The closing date for 2019/2020 scholarships is 28th June 2019, which should be emailed to sport@ucc.ie


UCC GAA Scholarship Criteria

Criteria for Short-Listing

  1. Inter-County representation at Pre-Entry Stage
  2. OR Selection for Senior Team Panel in Club or Inter-County Competition (U-21 or Minors)
  3. Succession Planning in Key Positions
  4. (Post-Entry) Recognition of Outstanding Impact, Progression and Compliance in Club.


Criteria for Awarding of Scholarships

  1. Re-Awards : Demonstrated progression within UCC Club, Compliance with scholarship programme, and Impact on programme
  2. Re-Awards: Addressing Inter-County Panel Members
  3. Re-Awards/New Awards: Top Level current starting Senior Players who may not have played representative
  4. New Awards: Admission to University College Cork
  5. New Awards: Top-Level of incoming fresher with representative honours


Interviews/Meetings: (post-application) Scholarship candidates meet with UCC GAA Development Officer and/or committee.


References:  Follow-up GAA Scholarship Committee