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Structural Engineering Scholarship

Funding contribution by ARUP towards all four years of your honours degree in Structural Engineering (CR109) at CIT 

Closing Date 21st March 2017 (APPLICATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED)

 

 

ARUP and CIT are looking for a scholarship student with the following attributes:

  • A personal determination to apply her/his knowledge and skills in the creation, maintenance and operation of a sustainable infrastructure for the benefit of society
  • An appreciation of the role of a structural engineer in the design, construction and operation of civil and structural engineering works
  • The potential to be creative and innovative in the design and implementation of solutions to engineering challenges
  • The interpersonal skills required to contribute to the optimal performance of multi-disciplinary teams and to ultimately lead such teams
  • The personal qualities of integrity and attention to detail required to ensure the safe provision of structural engineering solutions for clients and for society

WHAT IS THE NATURE OF THE SCHOLARSHIP?

  • A funding contribution by the ARUP Trust towards your education for each year of your 4 years studying the Honours Degree in Structural Engineering (CR109) at CIT. For the academic year 2017/2018 the scholarship will be €2,250.
  • Opportunity (although no obligation) for work placement with ARUP
  • No obligation (on either party) post-graduation

 

Application Process

  1. Apply Online below (before 21st March 2017)
  2. Interview (April/May)
  3. Final awarding of scholarship will depend on interview performance and Leaving Certificate results (September)

THE INTERVIEW PANEL WILL CONSIDER SUCH THINGS AS:

  • Academic interests
  • Enthusiasm for the field of Structural Engineering
  • Involvement and achievements in extracurricular activities
  • Interpersonal and communication skills

 

Course Information >> 

 

Contacts

Scholarship co-ordinator: 

John Justin Murphy

  • Email: johnjustin.murphy@cit.ie
  • Telephone: 021 4326741

Course co-ordinator: 

Brian O'Rourke

  • Email: brian.orourke@cit.ie
  • Telephone: 021 4326485

Head of Department

Des Walsh

  • Email: des.walsh@cit.ie
  • Telephone: 021 4335950