University College Dublin has over 160 years of education and endowment. It was founded in 1854 and made a unique and substantial contribution to the creation of modern Ireland, based on successful engagement with Irish society on every level and across every sphere of activity. University College Dublin is one of Europe’s guiding research-intensive universities. UCD is currently in the top 1% of institutions worldwide.
The Scholarships include an annual stipend of €16,000 and tuition fees. This scholarship is available for up to 4 years (full-time) and students will enroll in the College of Health Sciences, School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health Systems (University College Dublin) Structured PhD programme.
Terms and Conditions:
- Scholarship applicants should hold, or expect to receive, a first class or a good upper second class Honours degree (or equivalent) in an area relevant to the proposed field of research.
- If an applicant does not succumb this requirement (e.g. they hold a lower second class undergraduate degree), they are allowed to apply if they hold or expect to receive, a Masters degree (in an area relevant to the proposed PhD) before starting their studentship.
To apply, scholarship candidates need to submit:
- Their CV
- Their Covering letter
- Qualifications and experience they already have
All from the above, candidates need to send to Dr Aoife De Brún via email. The start date for the Scholarships is expected for January 2018. Deadline for applying is October 30, 2017.