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Scholarship & Funding

Taught Postgraduate Programme Funding 

Funding information for Taught Postgraduate Programmes within the faculties is available by visiting the Faculty websites

Postgraduate Loans from the Bank of Ireland:  Please click here

Applying for a Scholarship

Information on the application process will be available shortly.   The value of each scholarship is €2,000. The successful candidates will receive the scholarship in the form of a reduced fee.  The Scholarships will be allocated by the faculties on the basis of financial need and personal statement from the applicants.

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Research Postgraduate Funding

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The following bursaries/scholarships for the Research Postgraduate students are administered by the Graduate School. The funding is provided with assistance from the UL Foundation, Campus Life Services and UL Graduate School. The busaries/scholarships are advertised on an annual basis.

PhD Scholars Busary detailed below are available in 2018. 

Research Postgraduate busaries scholarships 2017/18 available below


The following scholarships may be advertised to students pursuing a full-time research postgraduate degree during the Academic Year 2018/19.

Applications must be submitted to the Graduate School, Level 2, Foundation Building (F2-018); closing date: Wednesday 30 May 2018 @ 5pm

Research Postgraduate Residential Scholarships
(Sponsored by Campus Life Services)

W.J. Flynn Scholarship
(Sponsored by the UL Foundation)

H.Thomas.Hallowell Jr Scholarship
(Sponsored by the UL Foundation)

John & Pauline Ryan Scholarship
(Sponsored by the UL Foundation)


Faculty of Arts Humanities & Social Science is offering the following Fee Waivers in 2017-18:

The Faculty of AHSS are offering a number of Teaching Fellowships, Scholarships and Fee Waivers to commence in September 2018. 
The Teaching Fellowships, Scholarships and Fee Waivers are being offered across the following Departments and Schools:
School of Culture and Communication
School of Law
School of Modern Languages and Applied Linguistics
Department of History
Department of Politics and Public Administration
Department of Sociology
Full details are available from: 

In addition, funding and scholarship within the Irish World Academy is available from:

Informal queries may be sent to Dr. Niamh Nic Ghabhann  Assistant Dean of Research, Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, email

Or select a course below: