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  • Prestigious Grattan Scholarships Awarded to Postgraduate Students
    The School of Social Sciences and Philosophy awarded Grattan Scholarships to three postgraduate students at a reception hosted by the Provost recently. The scholarship programme supports exceptional PhD students who have the potential to become future academic leaders.
  • Plato Centre Hosts Conference on The Aporetic Tradition in Ancient Philosophy
    From 28-30 November 2014 the Plato Centre at Trinity College Dublin hosted 14 speakers from Austria, England, Germany, Ireland and the United States, all contributors to a volume on The Aporetic Tradition in Ancient Philosophy. This volume from Cambridge University Press will be edited by Vasilis Politis (TCD) and George Karamanolis (Vienna) and is due out in early 2016.
  • BESS Graduate Conferred with TCD Honorary Degree
    David O’Sullivan, EU Ambassador to the US, has been conferred with an Honorary Degree by Trinity College. David, who graduated from Trinity in 1975 with a BA (Mod) in Economics and Sociology, has been an outstanding European public servant who has dedicated his career to the practical promotion of the European ideal.

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The Grattan Scholars

PhD Scholarship Programme with the aim of advancing cutting-edge social science research and teaching.

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