Gabriela

Gabriela Cardenas |   Colombia - Scholarship Recipient 21/22

Since I joined NUI Galway, I have already had the opportunity to contact companies within the sector in which I want to develop my professional life, allowing me to create opportunities for my future. The university is constantly offering courses and advice on job offers, which has also allowed me to learn how to present my resume and keep up to date with job offers.

 

Central and South American Scholarships for 2022/2023 are now closed

NUI Galway is committed to attracting high calibre students from around the world. To this end, the University offers a range of merit based partial tuition fee waivers to eligible students. 

Awards for Central and South American students are valued from €1,000 up to 50% tuition fee waivers for those commencing study at NUI Galway in September 2022.  

Eligibility

Undergraduate or Postgraduate Students from Central and South America that have accepted an offer to study at NUI Galway commencing September 2022 will be considered for these awards.  

Central and South American Scholarships are available to high-achieving students from Argentina, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, the Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, Uruguay, and Venezuela. 

Scholarship Terms and Conditions 2022/2023

How to Apply

Scholarships applicants are assessed based on academic merit. In addition, applicants will be asked to submit a Personal Scholarship Statement. (500 words maximum) covering the following points: 

  •  Your interest in coming to NUI Galway.
  •  Why you believe you are a good candidate for this scholarship.
  •  How will you promote links with NUI Galway, both during your scholarship tenure and as alumni?

Deadline

Round 1: Opened in February; open to all students that have accepted their offer on/before 28th March - round 1 awards closed on Thursday 31st March.  

Round 2:  Opened to all students on Friday 1st April up to Tuesday June 14th.  – round 2 awards closed on Friday June 17th .  

Assessment Process

Round 1: Announcements were made in early April. 

Round 2: Announcements will be made in July.

College of Arts, Social Sciences, and Celtic Studies

 The College of Art, Social Sciences, and Celtic Studies are awarding South American students scholarships valued at €1,000 and €2,000 for those commencing study in their college in September 2022. 

The College of Art, Social Sciences, and Celtic Studies are also awarding one Central and South American student a 50% fee wavier valued at up to €8,150 . This 50% fee wavier will be offered to a Postgraduate student.

Undergraduate Students can log in and apply via their personal NUI Galway application portal here. 

Postgraduate Students can apply using the International Scholarships online application form here.

For more information on courses offered by the College of Art, Social Sciences, and Celtic Studies you can visit here.

College of Business, Public Policy, & Law

The College of Business, Public Policy, & Law are awarding several different Student Scholarships ranging from €1,000 up to 50% tuition fee waivers. All applicants who have already accepted their offer from the College of Business, Public Policy, & Law are invited to apply. 

Undergraduate Students can log in and apply via their personal NUI Galway application portal here.

Postgraduate Students can apply using the International Scholarships online application form here.

For more information on courses offered by the College of Business, Public Policy, & Law you can visit here.

College of Medicine, Nursing & Health Sciences

The College of Medicine, Nursing & Health Sciences are awarding Central and SouthAmerican Postgraduate students scholarships valued at €2,000 each for those commencing study in their college in September 2022. 

Postgraduate Students can apply using the International Scholarships online application form here.

For more information on courses offered by the College of Medicine, Nursing & Health Sciences you can visit here.

College of Science and Engineering

The College of Science and Engineering are awarding  Central and South American Postgraduate student scholarships valued at €4,000 each for those commencing study in their college in September 2022. 

Postgraduate Students can apply using the International Scholarships online application form here.

For more information on courses offered by the College of Science and Engineering you can visit here.

Downloads

  • Undergraduate Prospectus 2023

    Undergraduate Prospectus 2023 PDF (8.4MB)

  • Postgraduate Prospectus 2023

    Postgraduate Prospectus 2023 PDF (20.6MB)

  • Quick Guide to Courses 2023

    Quick Guide to Courses 2023 PDF (1.20MB)

  • Mexican Student Guide

    Mexican Student Guide PDF (1.20MB)

  • Indian Student Guide

    Indian Student Guide PDF (2.81MB)

  • Turkish Student Guide

    Turkish Student Guide PDF (16MB)

  • Indonesian Student Guide

    Indonesian Student Guide PDF (1.58MB)

  • Malaysian Student Guide

    Malaysian Student Guide PDF (1.31MB)

  • North American Student Guide

    North American Student Guide PDF (1.49MB)

  • Hong Kong Student Guide

    Hong Kong Student Guide PDF (1.12MB)

  • South African Student Guide

    South African Student Guide PDF (1.14MB)

  • Central Asia Student Guide

    Central Asia Student Guide PDF (1.14MB)

  • Nigerian and Ghanaian Guide

    Nigerian and Ghanaian Guide PDF (1.16MB)

  • A-Level Quick Guide to Courses

    A-Level Quick Guide to Courses PDF (1.04MB)

  • International Student Opportunities at University of Galway

    International Student Opportunities at University of Galway PDF (1.36MB)

  • Pre-Arrival Guide 2022

    Pre-Arrival Guide 2022 PDF (16 MB)