Scholarships & Opportunities

All postgraduate research applications to DCU are processed through the University's Student Application Portal. Before applying, we recommend that you read the information below. General information on making an application is available from the Registry websiteA step by step guide for making your application can be found here.

Temporary measures in relation to Scholarship Exemption/obtaining PPS number - 26th May 2020


April 2021

External funding opportunity:

March 2021

PhD scholarships - Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences - closing date 5pm, Wednesday 31st March 2021

PhD opportunities - SFI Centre for Research Training in Artificial Intelligence

PhD opportunities - SFI d-real PhD topics - deadline for applications Thursday 18th March 2021

Each postgraduate research student, full-time or part-time, can apply in the period of his or her studentship for a Conference and Travel Grant from the DCU Research Committee. The scheme is administered through the Graduate Studies Office (GSO), based in LG13 in the McNulty Building. 

Details of the Student Grant Scheme are available on the SUSI website. The website also provides details of other scholarship and bursary schemes available.