Saturday, March 10, 2018

School of Religions, Peace Studies and Theology Scholarships Ireland, 2018

Deadline: 15/06/2018 Degree: Masters Scholarship Description: The Loyola Institute at Trinity College is currently accepting applicat... thumbnail 1 summary
Deadline: 15/06/2018

Degree: Masters

Scholarship Description: The Loyola Institute at Trinity College is currently accepting applications for one studentship. This will be awarded to a student entering one of the School of Religions, Peace Studies and Theology’s MPhil courses.

Eligibility: To be eligible for this scholarship you must meet the following requirements:

A. Sean O’Riordan Scholarships:
Both full time and part time applicants to the MPhil in Christian Theology in September 2017 will be eligible for Sean O’Riordan Scholarships
In the case of students doing the MPhil over two years the award will be a total of €5,000 across the two year period with €2,500 paid per annum (should a student not continue into the second year no award will be payable).
In order to be eligible, applicants must hold an unconditional offer of a place on the M.Phil.

B. The Dominic Barberi Studentship for an MPhil in Christian Theology:
Both full time and part time applicants to the MPhil in Christian Theology in September 2017 will be eligible for the Dominic Barberi Studentship.
In the case of a student doing the MPhil over two years the award will be a total of 8,000 euro across the two year period with 4,000 euro paid per annum (should a student not continue into the second year no award will be payable).
Recipients must reside in sufficient proximity to Trinity College Dublin as to be able to share fully and regularly in the life, work, and events of the Loyola Institute.
In order to be eligible, applicants must hold an unconditional offer of a place on the M.Phil.

C. The Religious Education Teacher Scholarship for an MPhil in Christian Theology
The teacher must be currently working as an RE Teacher in a secondary school in the Republic of Ireland or in Northern Ireland (Retired RE Teachers or RE Teachers not currently teaching Religious Education will not be eligible).

Benefits: Sean O’Riordan Scholarships:
In the case of students doing the MPhil over two years the award will be a total of €5,000 across the two year period with €2,500 paid per annum (should a student not continue into the second year no award will be payable).

The Dominic Barberi Studentship for an MPhil in Christian Theology:
In the case of a student doing the MPhil over two years the award will be a total of 8,000 euro across the two year period with 4,000 euro paid per annum (should a student not continue into the second year no award will be payable).

The Religious Education Teacher Scholarship for an MPhil in Christian Theology:
RE teachers applying to either a full time or part time MPhil in Christian Theology in September 2018 will be eligible for this scholarship. The value of the scholarship is €9,000. In the case of a student doing the MPhil over two years the award will be a total of €9,000 across the two year period with €4,500 paid per annum (should a student not continue into the second year no award will be payable).

Application: You are required to:

A. Submit an application for MPhil in Christian Theology using the central Trinity College application system.
And
B. Send an email of application to Loyola-at-tcd.ie.Your application should include a letter (maximum 600 words) setting out why you would like to do the MPhil in Christian Theology and why you think you should be considered for a scholarship.
Recipients must reside in sufficient proximity to Trinity College Dublin as to be able to share fully and regularly in the life, work, and events of the Loyola Institute.
In order to be eligible, applicants must hold an unconditional offer of a place on the M.Phil.
The result is expected to be announced by the middle of July.

Scholarship Website: https://www.tcd.ie/loyola-institute/scholarships/