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. The details of both scholarship opportunities are below. Applications will open in early 2017.

Read about IT Sligo’s latest Sports Scholarship recipients here

The AbbVie Sports Scholarship & Internship Programme 2017/18

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 IT Sligo students. Two AbbVie scholarships will be awarded, each worth €2000. The successful students will also be eligible for a paid internship with AbbVie.  Details on how to apply will appear here in early 2017.


The IT Sligo Sports Scholarship Progamme 2017/18

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  is €1,750.  Details on how to apply will appear here early in 2017.

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


2016/17 Prospectus