Apply for a Sports Scholarship at NCI

National College of Ireland is committed to the development of sporting excellence and fosters sporting talent within the college. Apply for a sports scholarship today.

The scholarship initiative is an investment in student potential, which endeavours to tailor performance based components with financial support so students can maintain a dual focus on academic and sporting progression.

Sports scholarships are reserved for full-time registered students who have reached or have the potential to reach a very high level of performance competing at International, National, Inter-provincial or Inter-county level.

Scholarship Package

Each scholarship is awarded for a three year period subject to application criteria and conditions.

The sports scholarship package will offer successful students a combination of the following supports to help students realise their potential and achieve their goals.

  • Financial Bursary of €2,000
  • Annual gym membership including individual training programme
  • Personal training sessions with leading fitness professional
  • Nutrition and dietary advice with leading fitness consultant
  • Sport motivation and peak performance coaching with leading expert
  • Academic and learning development advice and on-going support
  • Financial support for sport related expense
  • Branded athlete pack 
  • Priority access to NCI accommodation in Dublin City. 

Sports Scholarship Application Form 2019

Applications can be emailed to sport@ncirl.ie or posted to the below address:

Student Experience & Sport Department
National College of Ireland
Mayor St.
IFSC
Dublin 1