Past Recipients & Photos
John Delaney, CEO of the FAI presented the Sports Scholarships this year in the Pavilion Bar on Tuesday 1st December. He was very impressed with the standard and quality of our Scholarship recipients and the newly renovated Pavilion Bar. Twenty three students were awarded Scholarships, representing twelve Sports. Cadburys presented awards to two Trinity Students, Eoin Fanning and Thomas Corrigan for their outstanding performance in Gaelic Football.
The Scholarships are awarded on the basis of high performance, potential development, involvement in particular sports club along with academic excellence. Since its' initiation seventeen years ago, the Scholarship program has awarded over 300 sporting students.
Among the recipients were Bryony Treston who was recently selected for the U23's Cross Country Team for the upcoming European Championships. Melanie Spath who is ranked 79th in the world in Mountain Biking, recently won best Irish Female Cyclist. Niamh O'Boyle, top Irish Competitor in Orienteering, came 5th in the Jan Kjellstron International event in North East England.