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Scholarship Examination

Saturday 5 December 2020 8:30 am to 10:15 am


The following Open Scholarships are available for entry to 1st Year Post Primary in Autumn 2021. 

2 Full Scholarships covering tuition fees from 1st to 6th Year

Scholarships will be renewed each year provided that the Principal receives satisfactory reports of progress and conduct.

Applicants must be at least 12 years of age on the 1st day of January 2022 and under 13 years of age on 1st May 2021 and must be in 6th Class in Primary School. Students who have completed all or part of a first year Secondary Course are not eligible to sit for the Scholarship Examination. No exception will be made under any circumstances.

There is no set syllabus. The standard is that of 6th Class of State Primary Schools. The subjects for the Examination are English and Mathematics.

It is the policy of the College not to make available copies of previous examination papers. Please note also that details of results will not be given. The school reserves the right to withhold some or all of the scholarships should a sufficiently high standard not be reached by the entrants in the examination.

Please note that there is a non-refundable fee for the examination of €100 and must accompany the application. You will be directed to Easy Payments Plus after completion of this form. Alternatively, please use the link below. Closing date for receipt of applications is Friday 27 November.

Scholarship Exam Registration Form 

Easy Payments Plus - application fee to be paid here