Entrance Scholarship 2022/2023 Award Recipients

Watch our video presentations from the 2023 scholarship award ceremonies.

2023 Ceremony Speeches

Watch the speeches by our speakers at the 2023 Entrance Scholarship Awards. 

About the 2023 awards

The University awarded 239 Entrance Scholarships on Thursday, 19 January 2023.  Of these, 200 students achieved a maximum score of 625 Leaving Certificate points. 

In addition to the 218 Quercus Entrance Scholarships,

  • 10 students received the BEd Gaeilge Scholarship, 
  • 7 students received the Mary Ryan Language Scholarship,
  • 6 students received the Keliher Scholarship and
  • 2 students received the Kavanagh Celtic Civilization Scholarship. 

Students represent 115 schools in Ireland and 1 school in Poland. 

Dr Jennifer Murphy gave the Opening Address.  Professor John O’Halloran, President, gave the Welcome Address. 

The Keynote Address was delivered by Quercus Talented scholars: 
  • Annie Madden and
  • Nick Cotter.
Music was provided by Quercus Talented scholars: Iona Ritchie and Ruby Falvey.  
For further information, please contact Fiona Grant. Email:  f.grant@ucc.ie 

Revisit past ceremonies

If you missed a ceremony or would like to revisit one of our past ceremonies, select a year to watch the recording for that ceremony

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