Scholarship & Funding

Taught Postgraduate Programme Funding 

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

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.

Kemmy Business School Applications Open View list of KBS Programmes
Science & Engineering Applications Open View list of Sci&Eng Programmes


Looking for additional funding?

Postgrad Solutions now offer 15 bursaries across a number of subject areas. Click here to apply


Research Postgraduate Funding

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 2015. 

Research Postgraduate busaries scholarships 2015/16 available below

Faculty of Education and Health Sciences (EHS) Funding for Prospective EHS Structured PhD Students

The Faculty of Education and Health Sciences (EHS) invite scholarships and fee Waivers applications from prospective Structured PhD Candidates for the following: 

• The Dean's scholarship*
• The SPhD scholarship*
• 6 Departmental Fees scholarships (one from each department in the faculty)
• 4 fee waiver scholarships
*These scholarships include an annual stipend of €10k plus fees.

Awards will be made on a competitive basis by the EHS Research Committee in support of new doctoral students who have no significant source of funding for fees. Please note: The departmental fees scholarships will be awarded on a competitive basis, but allocated across the six departments.

Interested applicants are invited to submit an application by Friday 3rd April 2015: Application forms available from