Sports Scholarships

Sports Scholarship Opportunites at IT Sligo

At IT Sligo, we want our students to reach their full potential, academically and personally. The Institute’s Sports Scholarship programme has been running since 2003 and provides a support structure for high achieving sports scholars. This September, the Institute is introducing an additional Sports Scholarship programme, which is a new collaboration with the global biopharmaceutical company AbbVie. You can apply online (applications for 2016/17 now closed). The details of both scholarship opportunities are below.

The AbbVie Sports Scholarship & Internship Programme 2016/17

High achieving students in the sporting arena will have a new opportunity to realise their professional career ambitions thanks to a unique sports scholarship collaboration between the global biopharmaceuti
cal company, AbbVie, and IT Sligo. The AbbVie Sports Scholarship & Internship Programme aims to nurture the educational, sporting and leadership ambitions of students, and is now inviting applications for the 2016/17 academic year. Two AbbVie scholarships will be awarded, each worth €2000. The successful students will also be eligible for a paid internship with AbbVie. Closing date for applications was Friday, September 30th, 2016. Read more…


The IT Sligo Sports Scholarship Progamme 2016/17

IT Sligo is offering a Sports Scholarship Scheme aimed to assist talented student athletes reach their sporting potential. If you are a keen sportsperson competing at an elite level, we want to hear from you.Under the scheme, up to 20 new scholarships are awarded each year. There are three sports scholarship levels: Gold, Silver and Bronze.The Gold Scholarship Award for 2016/17 is €1,750. Closing date for applications was Friday, September 30th, 2016Read more...

27-1-16 Pictured in action at the Institute of Technology Sligo V Institute of Technology Carlow Sigerson Cup 2016 round 1 match in Carlow was Sligo's Adam Traynor. Picture Dylan Vaughan


2015/16 Prospectus