UCC School of History Postgraduate Grants

The School of History is offering the following scholarships and grants during the academic year 2018/19. The deadline for all Scholarship applications is 6th July 2018.

 Diarmuid Whelan Memorial PhD Scholarship ( for 3rd and 4th year PhD Students 2018-19 – Modern History, Politics or International Relations).  €5,000 – one year.

Diarmuid Whelan Memorial Scholarship Application Form

Diarmuid Whelan Memorial Scholarship Terms and Conditions

Diarmuid Whelan Memorial Scholarship Reference Form


Michael Joseph McEnery Memorial PhD Scholarship - Irish Historical Studies.  Irish/EU Fee Waiver - one year.

Michael Joseph McEnery Memorial Application Form

Michael Joseph McEnery Memorial Terms and Conditions

Michael Joseph McEnery Memorial Reference Form


Up to 4 x PhD History Tutorial Scholarships (Registered Full-Time Research Students 2018-19).  €5,000 – one year.

History Tutorial Scholarship Application Form

History Tutorial Scholarship Reference Form


History Postgraduate Travel Grants, (Research Students).  Max €500/student to cover assistance toward travel and accommodation expenses for postgraduate research. Forms will be advertised at a later stage.

History Hourly Paid Tutors – a number of tutoring positions will be offered as required by the School.  Paid on an hourly basis. Forms will be advertised at a later stage.

Glucksman Fund Travel Grant Scheme. (Registered Research Students who intend travelling to the USA during Spring/Summer 2018 to conduct Research).  Up to €1,000 grants. Forms will be advertised at a later stage.

School of History

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