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Trinity College Dublin STEM Study Abroad Scholarships

The Trinity College Dublin STEM Study Abroad scholarships will be awarded to students applying to study abroad in the Faculty of Engineering, Maths and Sciences at Trinity College Dublin for at least one semester in the 2017/2018 academic year. Awardees must demonstrate how study abroad at Trinity will aid the student in achieving their academic and personal goals. 


Eligibility Requirements
Applicants must be declared majors in a STEM subject at their home university and must apply to study at Trinity for at least one semester. Successful applicants will enrol in at least 20ECTS of STEM modules per term during their study at Trinity. 
This scholarship is intended for students coming for semester long or full year Study Abroad. Students studying on exchange will not be eligible to apply.

Criteria for selection
Students will be selected based on their academic performance to date at their home university. Performance in STEM areas and in their major subject will be particularly relevant to their application. 
Applications will also be weighted based on the student’s personal statement of 750 words in which students must address the question:  how do you think your study abroad experience at Trinity College Dublin will impact your approach to studying STEM subjects in future? 
Applications which include personal statements of longer than 750 words and incomplete applications will not be considered.

Terms and Conditions of Scholarship 
Awardees of the Trinity College Dublin STEM  Award will participate in the Trinity Study Abroad blogger programme. Students are expected to write blogs, provide a testimonial or photographs for the World of Trinity blog. Further details on deadlines, length and blog criteria will be shared at the time of the award announcement.


How to apply
Students must submit their complete application form to study.abroad@tcd.ie . Your personal statement must be included within your application form. Please include “Trinity College Dublin STEM Study Abroad Award” in the subject line of your email. 
Deadline
Applications for Michaelmas Term 2017 and Full Year scholarships must be received no later than 5pm GMT on 15 April 2017.

 

Go Overseas Scholarship

This year, in conjunction with Go Overseas and Education in Ireland, Trinity College Dublin are running a full tuition scholarship opportunity for Study Abroad students. The scholarship covers the cost of tuition for a semester and will be applied in the form of a tuition waiver for Study Abroad


Eligibility
The scholarship will be awarded to students taking part in Study Abroad in Trinity, on a fee paying basis, for Michaelmas Term 2017, Hilary Term 2018 and Michaelmas Term 2018with a minimum GPA of 3.3, who have made a scholarship application to Go Overseas.


How to Apply
In order to apply for the scholarship, students must submit their application to Go Overseas with a 300 word essay explaining why they would like to study in Ireland and a photo with an Irish theme, selecting Trinity College Dublin as one of their college choices. 
Students must also apply to study at Trinity College Dublin, supplying the required information as part of our admissions process. 
Applications to Study Abroad in Trinity can be made here.
Applications to Go Overseas can be made here


Deadline
The application deadline is March 17 2017.

 

Global Study Abroad Excellence Scholarships

The Trinity College Dublin Study Abroad Excellence Scholarships will be awarded to students applying to study abroad at Trinity College Dublin for at least one semester in the 2017/2018 academic year. Awardees must demonstrate academic excellence in their major subject and convey how study abroad at Trinity will aid the student in achieving their academic and personal goals. 

Eligibility Requirements
Applicants must apply to study at Trinity for at least one semester as fee-paying students. Successful applicants will enrol in modules with a total credit bearing of at least 25 ECTS per term during their study abroad at Trinity. 
This scholarship is intended for students coming for semester long or full year Study Abroad. Students studying on exchange will not be eligible to apply. 

Criteria for selection
Students will be selected based on their academic performance to date at their home university. Performance in their major and minor subjects will be particularly relevant to their application. 
Applications will also be weighted based on the student’s personal statement of 1,200 words in which students must address the question:  Describe how your study abroad experience at Trinity College Dublin will support your academic and personal goals. 
Applications which include personal statements of longer than 1,200 words and incomplete applications will not be considered. 

Terms and Conditions of Scholarship 
Awardees of the Trinity College Dublin Study Abroad Excellence Scholarship will participate in the Trinity Study Abroad blogger programme. Students are expected to write three blogs per semester  for the World of Trinity blog. Further details on deadlines, length and blog criteria will be shared at the time of the award announcement. 

How to apply
Students must submit their complete application form to study.abroad@tcd.ie. Your personal statement must be included within your application form. Please include “Trinity College Dublin Study Abroad Excellence Scholarship” in the subject line of your email. 

Deadline
Applications for Michaelmas Term 2017 and Full Year scholarships must be received no later than 5pm GMT on 15 April 2017.

Queries can be made to Sarah Geraghty GERAGHS3@tcd.ie , Study Abroad Officer.

 

Trinity College Dublin Generation Study Abroad Travel Grant

As a commitment partner to IIE’s Generation Study Abroad, we are proud to announce a travel grant to a study abroad students. The travel grant will be to the value of €2,000 and will be available to students studying at Trinity in the 2017/2018 Academic Year.


The travel grant will be used to cover costs associated with travel such as airfare and is intended for students with high financial need.

Criteria
The following criteria apply:


1.            Fall 2017 and Spring 2018 students are eligible to apply, as are Full Year 2016 students
2.            Students must apply and be accepted to Trinity College Dublin as a Visiting student, meeting our minimum entry requirements, noting in particular our minimum GPA requirement of 3.3.
3.            Candidates must be eligible for Federal Pell Grants. Trinity College Dublin will require official communication from your university’s financial aid office or study abroad office confirming this


Students must apply for the award:
•             Before April 15th 2017 for Fall 2017 entry (deadline 5pm GMT)
•             Before October 15th 2017 for Spring 2018 entry (deadline 5pm GMT)

Scholarship application documents
Candidates must submit the following material:
1.            A covering note stating your name, Trinity Student ID number (application number), home university, GPA and major.
2.            Confirmation from your home university’s financial aid or study abroad office that you are Pell Grant eligible
3.            A letter of nomination from your study abroad office or from a faculty member, supporting your application
4.            An essay from the student explaining why they need this award in order to study abroad and what they hope to gain from study abroad (500 words)

Terms and conditions:
•             Successful candidates must agree to blog at set periods for Trinity and must act as an ambassador upon their return to their home campus.
•             Applications must be emailed to study.abroad@tcd.ie by April 15th, 5pm GMT for Fall entry and by October 15th, 5pm GMT for Spring 2018 entry with the Title: Trinity College Dublin Generation Study Abroad Travel Grant
•             You will receive an acknowledgement of receipt of scholarship request
•             Selection will be made by a panel composed of Trinity College Dublin nominees. The decision of the panel is final and finalists may be interviewed by telephone.
•             Awards will be made and successful candidates informed no later than May 15th 2017 for Fall entry or October 31st for Spring entry
•             Decision to accept scholarship is required on May 30th 2017; along with acceptance of your offer to attend TCD and payment of your deposit. For Spring students, the student must accept the scholarship by November 7th.
•             Upon receipt of the award, students must confirm in two weeks that they will attend Trinity. The awardee’s study abroad office should also confirm this to us in writing by emailing study.abroad@tcd.ie
•             Acknowledgement of receipt of scholarship acceptance will come within 72 hours
•             A non-response will be considered as declining the offer

 

 


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