Opportunities for research programmes and funding can be advertised at any time of the year.

Those considering further study are advised to contact the university/college of their choice regarding funding as early as possible and should NOT wait until their final year results are available, as many schemes will have closed by then. 

Funding and scholarships for study at University of Galway list scholarships and funding available at NUI Galway. has more information on funding your studies. 

University of Galway students 

Look for current opportunities on Careers Connect under Scholarships/Studentships or sign up to get regular emails. Please note that this is not an exhaustive list of opportunities and there may be many more opportunities to fund your study that those advertised through Careers Connect.

You can also review annual scholarship schemes on the Careers information for students sharepoint (To access you will need to be logged into your Office365 account).