High Performance Entry Scheme 2019/2020

Institute of Technology Carlow recognises achievement and have developed the High Performance Entry (HPE) Scheme to enable athletes and other high achievers who are committed to their activity to achieve their dual ambition of a high quality education and performance at the highest level within their field. The HPE Entry Scheme applies to the following areas:
  • High Levels of Sport 
  • Active Citizenship
  • Innovation/Entrepreneurship
Under the HPE Scheme, Institute of Technology Carlow offers up to 50 extra performance points for students who have achieved a minimum of 250 CAO Points in their Leaving Certificate or FETAC Level 5 award (CAS) and who meet minimum entry requirements of the programme for which they have applied. A total of 12 places will be offered with up to 4 places in each category of Sport, Active Citizenship and Innovation/Entrepreneurship. The Institute intends to add a new category for Creative and Performing Arts in future academic sessions.  Read More »

Closing Date

The closing date for applications is 31st of May 2019, date extended to 14th June 2019.
Interviews with suitable candidates will be held in June and July.

Application Form & Scholarship Details

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