Maynooth University 60 Taught Master Scholarships in Ireland, 2018



Maynooth University is calling for applications for up to 60 Taught Master’s Scholarships available across all Departments to support Masters’ study at  for September 2018 at the University. EU, Non-EU, Maynooth graduates and non-Maynooth graduates are eligble for the scholarship.

About Maynooth University

The National University of Ireland, Maynooth is a constituent university of the National University of Ireland in Maynooth, County Kildare, Ireland. It is Ireland’s youngest university. In 2016, the university awarded over 40 1st year sports scholarships.

Scholarship Type:

Scholarships are available to pursue taught Master degree programme.

Field of study:

Awards are for all Departments in Masters programs at Maynooth University.

Scholarship Benefits:

The total value of the scholarship for each student is €2,000.

To be taken in(Country):


Scholarship Number :

Sixty awards

Eligible Nationality:

EU, Non-EU, Maynooth graduates and non-Maynooth graduates are welcome to apply.


Applicants must meet the following:

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

Applicants must intend to pursue a full-time taught master’s degree at the University commencing in the academic year 2018-19 and meet the following eligibility criteria:

  1. Candidates must satisfy the entry requirements of the Maynooth University taught master’s programme they intend to undertake in 2018-19.
  2. All applicants must have a minimum 2.1 honours undergraduate degree in order to qualify for a Taught Master’s Scholarship.
  3. Applicants will require to upload their undergraduate degree transcripts for their level 8 undergraduate honours degree. Once final degree results are available in June 2018, these must be uploaded to the course application system to receive confirmation of the scholarship award.
  4. Applicant who have been in receipt of a student grant for the final year of their undergraduate studies should submit evidence outlining their grant award as this will be taken into consideration where two candidates are equally ranked on final year undergraduate grades.


The competition is not open to those who have already commenced a taught master’s programme.

Research master’s programmes are not eligible for support under the scheme and students interested in research programmes should apply instead for the Maynooth University John and Pat Hume Doctoral Research Awards. Graduates of Maynooth University are allowed to apply for both the Maynooth University Alumni Scholarship and the Taught Master’s Scholarship but if successful in both, the candidate will only be allowed to accept one of these scholarships.

English Language Requirements: Non-EU applicants will require IELTS or equivalent English language competency of 6.5 or above.

Application Deadline:

15th June 2018

Application Procedure: 

How to Apply: Apply online via scholarships.  An application guide is available on the online application system to guide you step by step through the application process.

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