UCC Sports Scholarships

Next Wednesday at 12.30 in the Sports Pavilion in the Mardyke, UCC Sport will hold a function to honour Athletes who have been chosen as Sports Scholars for 2015/16. Over 80 high performance Athletes from a wide range of Sports will receive their scholarships and get a chance to discuss their individual ambitions for the year ahead.

These illustrious awards are aimed at providing our Athletes with a wide variety of support systems which can help them raise their standards in their given sport.

From the pitch to the track to the pool and well beyond these awards are regarded highly by Athletes in UCC. Students from all 6 Munster counties as well as Kilkenny will be awarded Scholarships in 15 Sports:

  • Athletics
  • Basketball
  • Camioge
  • Gaelic Football
  • Ladies Football
  • Hockey
  • Hurling
  • Kick-boxing
  • Orienteering
  • Rowing
  • Rugby
  • Sailing
  • Soccer
  • Swimming
  • Tae Kwon Do


UCC are grateful to a number of Scholarship Partners including local businesses and personalities:

  • Trend Micro Sponsor ladies Soccer Awards
  • Roy Keane Soccer Awards
  • M.J. Dowling Hurling Awards
  • Munster Council GAA Awards
  • Gaelic Players Association Awards
  • Jonathon Herlihy memorial Awards
  • Jason Foley memorial Awards
  • PSE Kinsale Energy Awards
  • Kukri Sportswear
  • Bank of Ireland
  • Quercus Awards