Sports Scholarship Programme


We are delighted to announce that the applications for our Sports Scholarship Programme are now open. 

Our Promise is to help you 'Realise Ambition' and our Sports Scholarship Programme aims to help high achieving students achieve their education and career goals. Whether it's in the classroom or out on the field, we want you to get the most out of your time with us. We cover respected programmes in the areas of Business, Law, Arts, Film & Media, Social Science, Humanities and Psychology. By choosing DBS you will lay the foundations for the rest of your career and Realise your Ambition.

Applications are open until 4pm on August Friday August 6th 2021.

 

Click here to apply for this exciting programme or for more information on our programme check out the criteria below.

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Here’s what you can expect

DBS is a respected, diverse and progressive higher education institution in Ireland, renowned globally for making a difference and creating successful careers.

We help individuals achieve their education and career goals. We build futures one success story at a time.

We're here to inspire and nurture every learner to realise their career ambitions.

Our Promise is to help you 'Realise Ambition'. 

Our Sports Scholarship Programme aims to help high achieving students achieve their education and career goals. Whether it's in the classroom or out on the field, we want you to get the most out of your time with us. We cover respected programmes in the areas of Business, Law, Arts, Film & Media, Social Science, Humanities and Psychology. By choosing DBS you will lay the foundations for the rest of your career and Realise your Ambition.

 

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 postgraduates level.

  • Experience in leadership is required and previous coaching experience is desirable

 

 

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 postgraduates 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 our Student Leadership Programme

  • Subsidisation of gym membership & physiotherapy fees (pending budget availability)



 Final details:

Any queries or supporting documents can be issued to adam.crowther@dbs.ie


Due to restrictions from COVID-19 we will be closely monitoring advice from the Irish Government in relation to the availability of sports and other activities across the college. The funding for this year's scholarship programme is also pending approval from the college administration. 


Applications close at 4pm on August Friday August 6th 2021.

 


Check out some of our previous Sports Scholarship Athletes in action:

 

Sports Scholarship 2020

Football Scholarships 2019
Holli Dunne
Cricket scholarship 2020
Ladies volleyball 2020
Basketball Champions 2019
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