The O'Connor Scholarship

Awarded by : University College Cork

Updated on Apr 26, 2022
Amrita Kaur

University Research Analyst

The O'Connor Scholarship

  • Applicable for

    University College Cork in Ireland

  • Max scholarship per student

    Rs 8,44,900/-

  • No. of students to be awarded


  • Course Level


  • Intake year

    Sep 2022

  • Type of scholarships


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Scholarship Overview

  • Mr. Dennis J. Doherty of Lynnfield, Massachusetts, endowed one postgraduate scholarship to commemorate his wife Frances P. Doherty, his mother Catherine E. Doherty (née O'Connor) who came from Co. Kerry and his sister Kathleen L. Doherty. 

Applicable course, university and country

This scholarship is applicable for Masters Degree

This scholarship is applicable for the following courses in University College Cork in Ireland

Scholarship amount details

Max scholarship per student: Euro 10,000 => Rs 8,44,900

Conversion rate used: 1 Euro = Rs. 80.02 (last updated 1st October 2022)

Scholarship amount will be given: Monthly

Scholarship amount can be used for

Type of Expense Indicates if scholarship can be used for this type of expense
Tuition & Fees ×Not covered in scholarship
Living Expense ×Not covered in scholarship
Accommodation ×Not covered in scholarship
Air Fare/Travel Expenses ×Not covered in scholarship
Spouse/Child Care ×Not covered in scholarship
Health Cover ×Not covered in scholarship
Application ×Not covered in scholarship
Others Scholarship amount can be used for this

  • The value of the scholarship is c. €10,000.
  • This Scholarship will be paid monthly via payroll over the academic session

Student Awards

Number of students to be awarded: 1

Scholarship Eligibility

No specific eligibility requirement mentioned on the Scholarship site, student profile will be evaluated on a case by case basis.

Special Restrictions

  • No Special Restriction applicable


  • Applicants must be a registered student in a postgraduate degree in UCC to be eligible for this scholarship

Eligible student nationality

This scholarship is applicable for students from India +238 more

Application Process for this scholarship

  • Candidates who meet all criteria above should submit their scholarship Application Form 
  • If you have difficulties uploading documents in the application form above, please submit your Curriculum Vitae (academic) via email as PDF document, to Dr. Katalin Meagher Albert in the Scholarship Unit, UCC at with The O'Connor Scholarships in the subject line.
  • References may also be included.
  • Late applications will not be considered.

Scholarship Application

This scholarship needs a separate external application.

Important Dates

Date Additional Details
Application final end date Not Available
  • no specific deadline mentioned

Please note that these dates could be in local country times and may not be IST (Indian standard time).

Contact email
Phone number +353 (0)21 4904875

Additional Information

The award of the scholarship is subject to the following conditions which have been approved by the donor and University College Cork:

  • Each scholarship shall be designated "The O'Connor Scholarship".
  • One scholarship shall be offered for award annually and shall be open for competition among suitably qualified graduates of University College Cork, who were born in Ireland.
  • The scholarship is tenable at University College Cork and is confined to graduates with a parent whose surname on birth was O'Connor.
  • The scholarship shall be renewed for at most one year, subject to satisfactory academic performance by the holder.
  • If a scholarship is not awarded in any one year, an additional scholarship may be offered in the following year.

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