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Further Study Funding

 

Image for Internet link Funding List List of postgraduate awards/funding which have been notified to the Careers Service.

 

Ireland:

Image for Internet link The Arts Council (www.artscouncil.ie) The Arts Council expresses its support to the artist in a variety of ways, through grant-aid to organisations, events and production companies, and more explicitly through awards and schemes where the primary relationship is between the artist and the Council.
Image for Internet link Citizens Information (www.citizensinformation.ie) Grants for students in further and higher education in Ireland, where and how to apply and useful links
Image for Internet link Combat Poverty Agency Fellowships (www.cpa.ie) Support for students undertaking postgraduate research on poverty.
Image for Internet link Department of Education & Science (www.education.ie/en/) The Department provides a number of scholarships to students wishing to study in Ireland.
Image for Internet link Doctoral Research Scholarships (www.nuigalway.ie/arts/scholarships.html) PhD Fellowships for research within the Arts Faculty (Archaeology, Classics, Education, English, French, Geography, German, History, Irish, Italian, Philosophy, Political Science & Sociology, Psychology, Spanish and Irish Studies, Women's Studies and Film and Digital Media).
Image for Internet link Health Research Board (www.hrb.ie) The HRB is the lead agency in Ireland supporting health research. The Research Funding and Policy Division funds health research in other organisations and contributes to the development of research at national level.
Image for Internet link Irish Research Council (www.research.ie) the Council delivers enhanced opportunities and benefits to Irish-based researchers. Slides from the Postgrad Scholarship & Postdoc Fellowship talks in TCD on 14/01/14.
Image for Internet link The Ireland Funds (www.theirelandfunds.org/) The mission of The Ireland Funds is to be the largest worldwide network of people of Irish ancestry and friends of Ireland dedicated to raising funds to support programs of peace and reconciliation, arts and culture, education and community development.
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Ireland Canada Research Scholarships (www.icuf.ie)
The Ireland Canada University Foundation (ICUF) are designed to assist young Irish scholars make short term visits to a Canadian University or institution to undertake research into a topic related to both countries.

Image for Internet link O'Reilly Foundation Scholarships (www.oreillyfoundation.ie) PhD Scholarships, with preference being given to Business Studies, Law, Marketing, Media Studies, Technology and the Arts. Suspended until further notice.
Image for Internet link Royal Irish Academy (www.ria.ie/About/Our-Work/Grants---Awards) The Academy awards approximately sixty research grants each year in both the humanities and the natural sciences. Includes Eoin O'Mahony Bursary in History.
Image for Internet link Science Foundation Ireland (www.sfi.ie) SFI provides grants for researchers from around the world and based in Ireland, for outstanding research visitors, for conferences and symposia, and for collaboration with industry.
Image for Internet link StudentFinance.ie (www.studentfinance.ie) Information on financial support for further and higher education.
Image for Internet link Teagasc (www.teagasc.ie/research/postgrad/), Irish Agriculture and Food Development Agency Walsh Fellowships - 30 new places each year with a grant of up to €22,000 per student. For topics on all aspects of agriculture, horticulture, food, agri-food economics, rural development and rural environment, as well as specific topics identified for priority funding each year.

 

UK:

Image for Internet link British Council (www.educationuk.org) Has a scholarship search facility.
Image for Internet link Department for Employment & Learning, Northern Ireland (www.delni.gov.uk) Contains information on student support for third level education.
Image for Internet link Education Support for Northern Ireland (www.education-support.org.uk/students) This service is for higher education students who are funded through the five Northern Ireland Education and Library Boards. Students can access the progress of their application and financial assessment for loan and fee support using e-support.
Image for Internet link Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (www.epsrc.ac.uk/funding/Pages/funding.aspx) Funding postgraduate study through universities.
Image for Internet link FinAid.com (www.finaid.com) Financial aid information claiming to be the ultimate financial information page.
Book Consult the Grants Register - copy available in the Berkeley Library
Image for Internet link National Bureau for Students with Disabilities (www.skill.org.uk) Contains information on funding.
Image for Internet link Newcastle University (www.ncl.ac.uk/postgraduate/funding) Postgraduate Funding and Finance.
Image for Internet link Prospects Web (www.prospects.ac.uk) Information on UK research councils.
Image for Internet link Student Finance Room from The Students Loans Company (www.thestudentroom.co.uk/studentfinance)
Image for Internet link TARGETcourses (www.targetcourses.co.uk) An interactive and dynamic UK course comparison website. Contains useful information about postgraduate courses and the universities and departments that offer them. It also lists universities that offer bursaries, scholarships and funding opportunities. See also: www.targetcourses.co.uk/article/faqs-getting-grips-funding
Image for Internet link UK Public Services, Student Finance information (www.gov.uk/browse/education/student-finance)
Image for Internet link University of Oxford University-wide Scholarships (www.ox.ac.uk/feesandfunding/prospectivegrad/scholarships/university/)
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University of Cambridge Fees and Funding (www.admin.cam.ac.uk/offices/gradstud/fees/)

  • Gates Cambridge Scholarships (www.gatesscholar.org/apply/)
  • Peterhouse Cambridge(www.pet.cam.ac.uk) The Governing Body of Peterhouse offers annually a number of Research Studentships, open to men or women who will not normally have been undergraduate members of the College. For study at Peterhouse only.

 

Europe:

Image for Internet link Study in Europe (ec.europa.eu/education/study_in_europe)
Image for Internet link College of Europe Scholarships (www.coleurope.eu/website/study/admission-how-apply/scholarships)
Image for Internet link European University Institute Awards (www.iue.it)
Image for Internet link German Government Awards / DAAD Awards (www.daad.org) for students of all disciplines, not confined to students of German.
DAAD presentation delivered at Trinity College, 22nd November 2012 by Dr Bilun Mueller

 

USA:

Image for Internet link College and Graduate School - Scholarships, Fellowships and Grants for Students (http://scholarships.fatomei.com/college-graduate-scholarships.html)
Image for Internet link EducationUSA (fulbright.ie/index.php/study-in-the-us) The EducationUSA service based in the Fulbright Commission is Ireland’s primary and official source of information on educational opportunities in the US. Contact 01 660 7670 for more information.
Image for Internet link FastWeb (www.fastweb.com) Scholarships, Financial Aid, Student Loans and Colleges.
Image for Internet link Fulbright Scholarships (dublin.usembassy.gov / www.fulbright.ie) Scholarships for Irish citizens to study and research in the United States and for US citizens to study and research in Ireland.

Fulbright UK (www.fulbright.co.uk) for EU citizens normally resident in the UK.
Image for Internet link FreSch! - The Free Scholarship Search Service (USA) (www.freschinfo.com) Locate and apply for scholarships that best suit you. Good advice (including FAQ list), connections with other scholarship-seekers and plenty of relevant links.
Image for Internet link Finaid (www.finaid.org) for US scholarships, grants and competitions.
book Funding for United States Study - A Scholarship Guide for Europeans. Financial assistance for US study and research offered by universities, foundations and other institutions.
Image for Internet link GrantsNet (sciencecareers.sciencemag.org) A searchable database to find funds for training in the sciences.
Image for Internet link John F Kennedy Fund. Confined to the fields of Public Affairs, Politics, Finance, Public Administration (in its broadest sense), Labour Relations and Communications.
Image for Internet link National Science Foundation (www.nsf.gov/funding) Provides a searchable funding database and an awards database from previous years.
Image for Internet link Peterson's (www.petersons.com) for graduate programmes in the US.
Image for Internet link The National Academies (www.nas.edu) Advice on Science, Engineering and Medicine.

Australia:

Image for Internet link Study in Australia (www.studyinaustralia.gov.uk/global/australian-education/scholarships) Information about scholarships available to international students who want to study in Australia.

International:

Image for Internet link Erasmus Mundus (http://eacea.ec.europa.eu/erasmus_mundus) Aims to enhance quality in higher education through scholarships and academic cooperation between Europe and the rest of the world.
Image for Internet link Scholarship Online (http://scholarshiponline.info) Scholarships for Undergraduate, Postgraduate, & Postdoctoral Students.
Image for Internet link Rotary International (www.rotary.org/en/grants) Rotary International provide a number of scholarships for research in their areas of focus.