For the academic year 2023–2024, the University College Dublin is requesting candidates to submit applications for the Think Again Scholarships.
Clarity of Information
Worthwhile offer for female overseas students. Irish public research university University College Dublin was founded in 1854 and is situated in Dublin.
This university, which is also connected to the National University of Ireland, is ranked 236th in the list of the best global universities and 181st in the 2023 QS World University Rankings. Notably, it occupies a prominent position among prestigious educational institutions and is the biggest university in Ireland.
The university gives its students excellent opportunities, giving them the ability to permanently change the future.
- University or Organization: University College Dublin
- Department: NA
- Course Level: Undergraduate
- Award: €25,000 per year
- Access Mode: Online
- Number of Awards: NA
- Nationality: International
- The award can be taken in Ireland
- Eligible Countries: Overseas students can apply.
- Acceptable Course or Subjects: The University offers an Undergraduate and graduate taught degree program in any subject offered by the university
- Admissible Criteria: To be eligible, the applicants must meet all the given criteria:
To be considered for the Think Again Scholarship and applying for a part-time course you must be:
- A woman aged 23 years and over.
- Income: Living in a household with a combined reckonable income of €25,000 per year or less.
- be receiving a long-term Social Protection benefit from an EU Member State, or its equivalent.
- OR permission from the Department of Justice to remain in the country that must be accompanied by a letter from the International Protection Office must serve as proof of your nationality.
For three of the previous five years, you must have been a resident of the Irish State, EU, EEA, UK, or Swiss Federation.
- Documentation proving residency is required, and examples include Social Protection Statements, GP letters, school letters, your P60 for years up to 2018, or an Employment Detail Summary for years beginning after 2019.
How to Apply
- How to Apply: To apply for the grant, one must be admitted to an undergraduate degree at the university. After that, you can apply for a scholarship application. Please read carefully before you apply. Please download and complete the documents below
- Please read the documents below carefully before you apply:
- Supporting Documents: The students are required to present the following documents to the university:
- Cover letter
- Academic transcripts,
- Letter of recommendation,
- Your motivational statement shouldn’t be more than 350–400 words long. To help you with your inspiring message, kindly utilize the questions and statements below:
- Reasons why you wish to study at UCD
- Your achievements to date
- Your future plans after you complete the part-time course.
- Any obstacles that have affected your education in the past.
- Admission Requirements: Applicants should check all the country-specific entry requirements of the university.
- Language Requirement: The students must submit scores of the following English language proficiency tests:
- IELTS – 6.5
- TOEFL – 90
- ETAPP – C1
- PTE – 63
- DET – 110
The University College Dublin will provide all the following study expenses:
- Undergraduate full-time degree students may secure up to €14,000 per student per year of study.
- The one-year part-time University Access Course students may avail of €1,000 per student.
- Other part-time students may avail of €1,000 per student per year of study.
Your basic living expenses, such as rent, food, utilities, phone/internet, health care, clothes, books, and travel, will be covered by this stipend.
If your application for the Think Again Scholarship is accepted, full-time students will receive their funds throughout the course of the academic year in regular installments. Depending on the number of modules taken, part-time students are paid pro rata.