TITLE OF THE INITIATIVE
CIT Sanctuary Scholarships
INSTITUTION RESPONSIBLE FOR THE INITIATIVE
Cork Institute of Technology
Cork Institute of Technology, Bishopstown, Cork, Ireland
WEB SITE OF THE INITIATIVE
- Financial support for refugee students
- Newly arrived refugees
- Refugees of second generation
DESCRIPTION AND METHODOLOGIES
The Cork Institute of Technology (CIT) in partnership with the Tomar Trust granted Sanctuary Scholarships to asylum seeker and refugee students wishing to pursue an undergraduate degree course in CIT from September 2020.
Applicants (1) must be an asylum seeker or a refugee who is not eligible for the state Free Fees scheme (2) Must meet the academic eligibility criteria for their chosen CIT degree course through the CAO route (3) Be living in the Republic of Ireland and (4) Be able to live in commuting distance to Cork during the course of their studies.