Glanbia MSc Food Business and Innovation Scholarships

At a glance

  • Value: €10,630 per student
  • You must apply for the MSc Food Business and Innovation to be eligible for this scholarship
  • Questions on this scholarship should be directed to Prof. Joe Bogue, Food Business and Development or Ms Rachel Cotter, Administrator
  • Applications should be submitted via MS Forms (link below)


Entry criteria:

  • Students must secure a minimum Second Class Honours Grade 1 in an approved primary degree or equivalent.
  • Students must have applied for the MSc Food Business and Innovation via the UCC Applications System, have received an offer and have accepted a place on the programme to qualify to apply for the Scholarship.


Applications must include a short personal statement in response to the following (max. 500 words):


    • Reasons for applying, academic background and future career ambitions.
    • Relevant achievements (academic or other notable achievements).
    • How you heard about the scholarship


A shortlist of students will be chosen and an interview will take place to discuss your application. The judging panel will include a representative from Glanbia and Prof. Joe Bogue (Department of Food Business and Development).

Applicants must name at least two referees – one academic and one professional.

Please note if a scholarship holder withdraws from the programme for which s/he has registered or fails to continue throughout the year to meet the attendance and other requirements for the programme, including examination entry, s/he may be required to repay to the College the whole or part of the scholarship.

To apply please click Glanbia Scholarship - Application Form

Opening dates for applications:  tbc

Closing date for applications: tbc

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