Arthur Cox Prize

At a glance

  • Value: €500
  • You must be a current UCC Student to be eligible for this prize
  • Questions about this prize can be directed to


Arthur Cox is committed to encouraging students to avail fully of the opportunities that university offers them; to be innovators and catalysts for change; consistently to stretch themselves and increase their potential; and to contribute towards a sound society and dynamic economy. Arthur Cox is proud to sponsor a €500 prize to an excellent student who has also made a significant contribution to UCC life.

Eligibility to apply 

Students ranked within the top 15 students in any of the BCL programmes:

  • BCL;
  • BCL (Business);
  • BCL (Clinical);
  • BCL (International);
  • BCL (Law and French);
  • BCL (Law and Irish),

on the basis of second year results will be eligible to apply for the award.

Selection Panel 

Applications for the Arthur Cox Prize will be reviewed by a Prize Committee made up of the Dean of Law at UCC (or her nominee); an Arthur Cox representative and the Head of the Student Experience, UCC (or their nominee).

Arthur Cox and UCC reserve the right not to award the prize in any given year should no candidate meet the standard expected by the Prize Committee.


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