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Here you will find a preview of the questions that will be included in the upcoming scholarship application process.

By familiarising yourself with these questions in advance, you can prepare your responses and gather any necessary supporting materials. This will give you a head start when the applications open, allowing you to submit a well-prepared and compelling application. 

Take the time to reflect on your achievements, experiences, and future aspirations as you work on your responses. We encourage you to showcase your unique qualities and demonstrate why you are an outstanding candidate for the scholarships available.

General Questions:

  • Please select the one course for which you wish to apply for a scholarship.
  • Please indicate the level and outcome of your most recent educational qualification. If you have not yet completed your studies, please provide a predicted score or anticipated result.

Reasons for applying to SETU:

  • Why have you chosen to study at South East Technological University?
  • Why have you chosen to study this academic course?

Information for Academic Committee:

  • Why are you applying for this scholarship and how will it help you achieve your educational and career goals?
  • Describe your academic achievements, extracurricular involvement, and leadership experiences.
  • Explain how you have demonstrated commitment to your community through volunteer work, community service, or other activities.
  • Share an example of a challenge or obstacle you have overcome and how it has shaped your character and determination.
  • If successful in your scholarship application, you are expected to act as a Global Ambassador for SETU, how would you fulfil this role whilst in Ireland and in your home country?

Funding Questions:

  • Please provide your plan for financing the remaining costs, including any outstanding tuition fees (if applicable) and estimated living costs. Detail your potential sources of funding, such as personal savings, family support, part-time employment, or any other resources you plan to utilise to cover these expenses. If you have no comments to make in relation to this, please indicate so by typing N/A.