UCC Entrance Scholarship Awards 2022

The University awarded 239 Entrance Scholarships on Tuesday, 25 January 2022.  Of these, 216 students achieved a maximum score of 625 Leaving Certificate points. 

In addition to the Quercus Entrance Scholarships, 11 students received the BEd Gaeilge scholarship, 5 students received the Mary Ryan Language Scholarship, 3 students received the Keliher Entrance Scholarship and 2 students received the Kavanagh Celtic Civilization Scholarship. 

Students represent 126 schools in Ireland and 1 school in Germany. 

Dr Jennifer Murphy gave the Opening Address.  Professor John O’Halloran, President, gave the Welcome Address. Joan Omosefe Osayande, a Sanctuary Scholarship recipient and final year Medical & Health Sciences student gave the Keynote Address.

For further information, please contact Fiona Grant. Email: f.grant@ucc.ie 

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