Republic of Ireland:

 

There is no application process in the Republic of Ireland. The scholarship winners will be contacted following the publication of the Leaving Certificate results and no action is required at this stage.  You must however fit the following criteria:

 

  •  You must attend a non-fee paying secondary school
  • You must sit at least 5 subjects in the Leaving Certificate examination and be doing the examination for the first time
  •   You must not be the holder of another scholarship as outlined in further detail on the Department of Education’s website

The Medical Card criteria will not apply for this year and an alternative process is being considered by the Trustees, in conjunction with the Department of Further & Higher Education, Research, Innovation & Science.

 

Northern Ireland:

  • You must be in receipt of the Education Maintenance Allowance
  • You must attend a grant aided post primary school or further education college
  • An application must be completed before the deadline
  •  You must sit the A Level Examinations or BTEC Examinations for the first time
  • You must not be the holder of another scholarship Further details are available on the NIDirect website