FAQs

  1. Q: Who is eligible for the University of Sanctuary (UoS) Scholarship Programme?

A: International Protection Applicants, refugees, immigrants in an irregular situation, Irish Travellers

  1. Q: Do all Scholarship applicants have to apply for SUSI before applying for the UoS scholarship?

A: Anyone who has their International Protection, Subsidiary Protection or Leave to Remain status for 3 years must apply for SUSI before applying for the UoS scholarship, and all Irish citizens must apply for SUSI before applying for the UoS scholarship

  1. Q: Can people who are entering their second or third year of study apply for the UoS scholarship?

A: Only new entrants can apply for the UoS scholarship.

For more information, please see www.nuigalway.ie/sanctuary/scholarships for more information.

  1. Q: Are there part-time scholarships?

A: Currently, no, there are no part-time UoS scholarships but this is something which we are currently working on for future years.