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School of Modern Languages and Applied Linguistics Postgraduate Research Funding Opportunities UNIVERSITY OF LIMERICK (2016)

Postgraduate Research Funding Opportunities

One one-year EU fee-waiver (or two one-year EU half-fee waivers) are available for students pursuing an MA in the following areas of the School of Modern Languages and Applied Linguistics (University of Limerick):

MA in Irish-German Studies (some extra funding is available for this programme, please contact the course director at

MA in German Language and Culture in Ireland 

MA in Comparative Literature and Cultural Studies

Ma in Languages and ICT Content Development

MA in Modern Language Studies (French, German or Spanish)

MA in French


MA by Research and Thesis

Applications are invited from all prospective postgraduate students, including current undergraduate students due to graduate in 2016.

Applicants must include the following in their application:

  1. A completed Postgraduate Studies Research Application Form (
  2. Original transcripts for all third-level degrees.
  3. Two academic references.
  4. A 200-word letter outlining reasons for applying for an MA scholarship.
  5. If you are currently in receipt of any funding awards supporting your studies, please give details stating the Awarding Body, amount and duration of the award.

Please forward completed applications (electronic format only) to AND

As the expected date of commencement will be 1 September 2016, the closing date for receipt of applications is 3 pm, Friday, 20 May 2016.