Max Arthur Macauliffe Special Merit Scholarship program is specifically designed for the Indian students, who excel in academics and take admission in the Master-level program at the National University of Ireland Galway.
Of all the applications, the selection committee finalizes three students for the Max Arthur Macauliffe Special Merit Scholarship. The benefits of the scholarship program have been tabulated below:
|Category||Included or not|
Terms and Conditions of the Max Arthur Macauliffe Special Merit Scholarship:
Both applicants and recipients of Max Arthur Macauliffe Special Merit Scholarship must adhere to the terms and conditions given below:
About Max Arthur Macauliffe
He joined Indian Civil Services in 1862 and held several senior positions until his retirement in 1893. He was a prolific scholar and an Indian culture immersed person. He became well renowned for translating Sikh scripture and history into English and for promotion of Sikkim and Punjabi Culture at an International level in the late 19th century.
|Scholarship Type||Merit Based, College Specific|
|Organization||National University of Ireland Galway|
|No. of Scholarships||3|
|International Students Eligible||Yes|
|Scholarship Website Link||https://www.nuigalway.ie/international-students/feesfinance/internationalscholarships/maxarthurmacauliffespecialmeritscholarship|
The eligibility requirements for NUI’s Max Arthur Macauliffe Special Merit Scholarships are:
The application process for the Max Arthur Macauliffe Merit Scholarship consists of two stages:
Stage 1: Application for admission to the National University of Ireland.
Stage 2: Max Arthur Macauliffe Special Merit Scholarship Application.
Along with the scholarship application, applicants have to submit a personal statement. It should be written in MS Word in a maximum of 1,000 words. The statement should include,
The personal statement must be emailed to InternationalMarketingRecruitment@nuigalway.ie. It should include a title of the scholarship scheme the applicant is applying for in the subject of the email and also the PAC application number.
Note: Within 10 days of scholarship application submission, applicants will get e-receipt confirming the same
Recipients of the scholarship are selected based on their academic merit and personal statement.
Each scholarship application is also reviewed to ensure that the student has applied for the Ireland student VISA.
Note: NUI Galway reserves the right to terminate the scholarship if the recipient fails to adhere to the terms and conditions.
Max Arthur Macauliffe Special Merit Scholarship is awarded each year to remind the contribution of Max Arthur Macauliffe, who graduated from Galway with a degree in history, languages, and classics, in 1863.
The table below provides all the significant details regarding the Max Arthur Macauliffe Special Merit Scholarship 2020.
|Eligible Candidates||Indian Students who will pursue Masters at NUI Galway|
|Number of Scholarship||3|
|Scholarship Award||Equivalent to the tuition fee of the course|
|Award Distributed||Annually(One time only)|