ATU Donegal introduced awards to 77 Sports activities Students throughout 9 disciplines on the annual Sports activities Scholarship Awards within the Danlann complicated final week.
The quantity represents a rise within the quantity of sport scholarships awarded to ATU college students, underlining ATU’s continued dedication to sport and pupil athletes.
The ATU Sports activities Scholarship programme offers helps to proficient pupil athletes to recognise their have to steadiness each sporting and tutorial commitments. By each monetary and non-financial advantages, the programme goals to reward college students for his or her dedication and talent and supply them additional alternative to develop as college students and sports activities folks. Recipients obtain a monetary bursary and a variety of different sporting and tutorial helps.
Scholarships can be found for all kinds of crew and particular person sports activities together with Soccer, Gaelic Soccer, Hurling, Basketball, Athletics, Biking, Olympic Weightlifting, Boxing, Volleyball, Irish Dancing and Karate.
It has been a busy yr for Sport at ATU Donegal with some outstanding achievements. ATU Donegal Girls Gaelic Soccer aspect captured the League and Lynch Cup double, the ATU Males’s Soccer crew reached the ultimate CUFAI Perpetual Cup, the Males’s Basketball aspect bought to the ultimate of the NBCC Intervarsities.
In particular person sports activities, Matthew McCole received a gold medal the IATBA Championships and Hollie Gallagher received gold and silver medals on the Karate Intervarsity.
Paul Hannigan, Head of Faculty at ATU Donegal, was delighted to recognise the achievements of the recipients: “The scholarships awarded at the moment present the dedication to each sport and schooling that these people have.
“We have a good time their success right here at the moment. I wish to want the students nicely within the upcoming exams and I hope they benefit from the summer time break.”
Michael Murphy, Head of Sport at ATU Donegal, stated: “ATU Donegal are once more delighted to recognise and assist so many pupil athletes on their journey of mixing a top-class schooling and competing on the highest ranges potential of their chosen sport.”
“We’re extraordinarily excited concerning the continued developments which might be coming in 2023/24 that can considerably improve the advantages to sports activities students.”
This tutorial yr noticed the start of a 3-year partnership between ATU Donegal and FinTrU. Specialising within the areas of KYC, compliance, authorized danger & controls and operations, the multi award successful RegTech firm is the ATU Sport Donegal sponsor for this tutorial yr and the following two years. FinTrU representatives, Sylvester Clancy and Jim Staton introduced two scholarships, sponsored by FinTrU.
Functions are presently open for potential college students for the 2023/24 tutorial yr. To seek out out extra or to use go to https://www.atu.ie/sports-scholarships.
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