This is a scholarship scheme which allows a reduction in the Leaving Certificate points for entry to full-time undergraduate courses to athletes who are committed to their sport while studying for the Leaving Certificate.
There are a maximum of five places for 2013 and successful applicants will be offered a reduction of up to 10% of Leaving Certificate points. Applicants must satisfy the minimum entry (matriculation) and specific course requirements and have been offered a place on a UCC undergraduate degree programme. Closing date for receipt of applications is 8th April 2013.
Further details and application forms at www.ucc.ie/en/sport
This is in addition to existing sports scholarships in UCC.