The Godolphin Bursary

The Godolphin Bursary
The winner of this years Godolphin Bursary is Simon O Brien 6th year St Peter's College Dunboyne
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Photo: L-R     Maureen Murray (Principal St Peter's College), Simon O Brien (winner of the Godolphin Bursary), Ms Ciara Devitt (Godolphin Ireand)
This bursary is open to all students at St. Peter’s College, Dunboyne who will sit the Leaving Certificate in June 2018. It will be awarded to a student who intends to continue full-time study at an institute of technology or university in Ireland, or at an equivalent institution overseas. The application and selection process will take place in September/October 2017 and will be based on a written application and follow up interview of shortlisted applicants by Godolphin Ireland personnel. The bursary will be awarded to one student. The recipient will receive a laptop computer along with €1,500 per year of third level study (to commence no later than 2019 and for a maximum of 4 years) paid in two annual payments of €750 each. The application deadline is Friday, September 29th, 2017, and submissions should be e-mailed directly to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Application Applicationcriteria criteria criteria • Should be typed and a 500-word maximum. • Should identify your key attributes, achievements and ambitions. • Should show clear evidence of research into your career area with objectives (education and future employment) to achieving your career and life goals. Applications will be assessed on evidence of engagement in school and community activities and on the focus and clarity of the career plans rather than on level of ambition or personal circumstances.