7 1st year students awarded UCC Quercus Entrance Scholarships - 4 from Process & Chem!

28 Nov 2017
Talented Students

A huge WELL DONE to the following 1st year Engineering students, who have been awarded UCC Quercus Entrance Scholarships at a ceremony which took place on 28th November 2017.

Grainne Donegan, Colaiste Na Sceilge, Cahirciveen, Co Kerry; Engineering.

Daragh Crowley, Beara Community School, Castletownbere, Co Cork; Electrical & Electronic Engineering.

Brian O'Callaghan, St Francis Capuchin College, Rochestown, Cork; Process & Chemical Engineering.

Andrew Cooke, Ballincollig Community School, Ballincollig, Co Cork; Electrical & Electronic Engineering.

Daniel Maguire, Gaelcholaiste Mhuire, An Mhainistir Thuaidh, Corcaigh; Process & Chemical Engineering.

Niamh Kelly, Mount Mercy College, Model Farm Road, Cork; Process & Chemical Engineering.

Adina-Elena Zagoneanu, Mount Mercy College, Model Farm Road, Cork; Process & Chemical Engineering.



Quercus Talented Students' Programme

Excellence underpins everything we do at UCC, and the University recognises exceptional students when they join, as well as those that develop their talents while studying here. To this end, we created the Quercus Talented Students' Programme. This programme offers prospective and current students the opportunity to apply for scholarships in the following areas:

  • Academic
  • Active Citizenship
  • Creative and Performing Arts
  • Innovation/Entrepreneurship
  • Sport

Scholarship application forms and further information is available on

For more on this story contact:

Anne-Marie McSweeney, T: 021 490 2389, E:

Process and Chemical Engineering

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