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Maynooth University GAA Scholarship Programme

posted 6 Mar 2018, 14:58 by Kildangan PRO   [ updated 6 Mar 2018, 14:59 ]
Maynooth University operates a scheme for scholarships in Gaelic games for both male and female students who are registered on full time courses. Applicants will be required to have demonstrated a high level of performance in one of the following codes; Hurling, Gaelic Football, Camogie and Ladies Football. Application forms available are and should be submitted on the prescribed form by April 1st. Shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend an interview.

Successful scholarship applicants are eligible for a maximum of 60 CAO points (limited number available for primary teaching course) and inclusive of a financial bursary.

The minimum requirement to apply for the MU GAA scholarship is to represent your county at U17 grade upwards.

There are a number of benefits to the scholarship programme including:
  • High performance gym access
  • Individual and team strength and conditioning support
  • Player development tracking
  • Fitness testing analysis
  • High performance seminars
  • Performance goal setting and goal activation
  • Match video analysis
  • Medical, physiotherapy and well-being support
  • Experienced coaching
  • GAA club officer training
  • Academic support & Career planning

For more information, contact:
Jenny Duffy
GAA Development Officer
T: 01 7083321