UCC Hockey

UCC Hockey offers top class opportunities for players to play in the EY and Munster Leagues.  Our Womens squad compete in EY2, Munster Cups and All Ireland Competitions.  Our Mens Squad competes in Munster and All Ireland Cups.  All squads compete at intervarsity level in A Hockey scholar avails of a wide range of support services to allow for on-field and academic excellence.

UCC Hockey  2021/22 Scholarship Programme

Applications for the 21.22 programme will open on 1 March 2021 and close on 31 August 2021.

Please apply here by completing this online form:  UCC Hockey Scholarship Programme


UCC Hockey Programme Scholarship Criteria

  1. International/Provincial representation at Pre-Entry Stage

OR Selection for Senior Team Panel in Club or Inter-Provincial Competition

  1. Succession Planning (addressing current and future positional needs, mindful of the turnover in players)
  2. Addressing Depth of Key Specialized Positions (i.e. Goalkeepers)
  3. (Post-Entry) Recognition of Outstanding Impact, Progression and Compliance in Hockey Academy.


Criteria for Awarding of Scholarships

  1. Re-Awards : Demonstrated progression within UCC Senior team, Compliance with scholarship programme, and Impact on hockey programme
  2. Re-Awards: Addressing International Panel Members
  3. Re-Awards: Addressing Interprovincial Panel Members
  4. Re-Awards/New Awards: Top level current starting Senior Players who may not have played representative
  5. New Awards: Admission to University College Cork
  6. New Awards: Top level of incoming fresher with representative honours (Irish Schools Starting Player)
  7. New Awards: Irish Schools fringe player /Munster Schools player
  8. New Awards: Irish Youth (Club)/ Munster Youth


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


References:  Follow-up by UCC Hockey Development Officer


Applications for the 21.22 programme will open on 1 March 2021 and close on 31 August 2021.