Access Scholarship Programme

Leagan Gaeilge

GMIT has developed an Access Scholarship Programme to award twelve scholarships to the value of €5,000 each to successful applicants, in increments, over the duration of the programme of study.

A candidate must satisfy the following conditions:

  1. Be an EU citizen attending/or having attended one of the designated schools.
  2. Have taken the Leaving Certificate exams within the last two years.
  3. Be a current applicant for a GMIT programme through the CAO and satisfy the general and specific criteria for entry.
  4. Have family income under the current threshold for the third-level maintenance grant scheme.
  5. Be supported by an academic reference from his/her school.

Criteria for Selection

  • Compliance with conditions specified at 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 above.
  • Leaving Certificate points within 50 points of the first round cut-off point for the chosen programme.
  • Completed application form.
  • Academic reference.
  • Interest, knowledge and commitment to the chosen programme.

Nominated candidates may be short-listed. Those short-listed will be interviewed in August (following Leaving Certificate results and CAO first round offers).

Further Information: 

GMIT Access Office

Tel: +353 (0)91 74 2129

Tel: +335 (0)91 74 2182

Email: GMIT Access Office