UL GAA High Performance Programme

University of Limerick GAA Club are delighted to announce Bank of Ireland as the sponsors of the UL GAA High Performance Programme.

There will be up to 30 annual scholarships available to students excelling in Hurling, Camogie, Mens & Ladies Football.

The programme will provide students with financial assistance, as well as free access to the top class sports facilities in UL and a range of performance services and supports. There will be strict guidelines for awarding the Scholarships. Players in receipt of a Scholarship will be reassessed annually. Continuance in the High Performance Programme is dependant on maintaining a high level of performance and meeting the standards and targets set within the programme.

‘This programme will assist the athletes involved to maximise their potential and represent UL GAA, their clubs and counties at the highest level’ according to UL GAA Officer Deirdre Murphy. ‘We are extremely thankful to Bank of Ireland for coming on board as sponsors of the High Performance Programme. Bank of Ireland recognise the dedication and excellence of our players and the fantastic contributions that they make in our college and in the wider community. Bank of Ireland’s sponsorship of this programme is a fantastic boost to UL GAA and will make a major difference in the lives of our top players who give us, their clubs and counties so much while balancing the academic demands of 3rd level education.’

Bank of Ireland Partnerships Marketing Manager Ian Murray states; “We are pleased to support the UL GAA high performance programme. The opportunity that it gives scholars to continue their studies, while working to realise their sporting potential, is something we are proud to be associated with and place a huge value on. The University, and the surrounding region is a very important market for us and we are available to provide support to all students as they move through the various stages of their lives”

Application forms for the Bank of Ireland UL GAA High Performance programme will be circulated to all UL GAA Club members, are also available in the UL GAA office and may be downloaded at www.ulgaa.com.
Please Return Application Forms to UL GAA Office. Closing Date: 5pm Monday October 20th.

For further information contact: Deirdre Murphy UL GAA Officer deirdre.m.murphy@ul.ie 086 7879909