We are delighted to announce that the applications for next term's Sports Scholarship Programme are now open!

At DBS, our Promise is to help you 'Realise your Ambitions'.


Our Sports Scholarship Programme aims to fulfil this promise to our students by cultivating your talents, dedication, and teamwork. We do this by designing our programme to empower student-athletes to excel both academically and athletically, providing them with the resources, support, and opportunities they need to reach their full potential. 

Whether it's on the field, court, track, or in the pool, we recognize and celebrate the passion and commitment our athletes bring to their sport. 

We believe in the power of sports to instill valuable life skills such as discipline, resilience, and leadership, and our Sports Scholarship Programme is dedicated to nurturing these qualities in our student-athletes. 

Join us at DBS and embark on an exciting journey where your athletic prowess and academic ambitions are equally valued and supported.

If you are interested in applying for the Sports Scholarship Programme for 2024/25 at Dublin Business School, then please complete this application form below. You can read the full benefits of the programme and the eligibility criteria requirements by clicking the application link.

Sports Scholarship Programme Application 2024/25

Applications close at 4pm on August Friday August 2nd 2024.

Interviews will be shortlisted once this is completed.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Our scholarships are open to all sports disciplines, with previous scholarships awarded to the following sports - Rugby, Basketball, Soccer, Cricket, Badminton, Tennis, Athletics and Swimming
    Applicants must be active within their chosen sport and competing at club level or above

  • We will consider applicants who have previously competed at a high standard and are still involved in their sport at a coaching or at a grassroots level

  • Applicants should be available to compete for the college within their chosen sport throughout the academic term

  • Successful applicants must also satisfy the entry requirements of their chosen programme

  • Applicants are welcomed to apply for programmes at both undergraduate and postgraduatep level

  • Some leadership experience is required and previous coaching experience is desirable

  • Active students and prospective students are both eligible to apply

Sport Scholarship Benefits

Our Sports Scholarship Programme is one of the most exciting opportunities we offer at DBS and is available to both undergraduate and postgraduate students. We are offering competitive athletes the chance to continue excelling within their chosen sport, while also developing their future selves through a career focused programme. Successful candidates will benefit from the following opportunities:

  • Access to a career focused undergraduate or postgraduate programme

  • Subsidisation of course tuition fees

  • Sports Scholarship Programme apparel

  • Access to advanced Leadership training

  • Other benefits can be discussed on a case by case basis