Apply: Full PhD scholarships in Maritime, Energy & Sustainable Environment and others

scholarship at CIT RISAM

Apply: Full PhD scholarships in Maritime, Energy & Sustainable Environment and others

Deadline: March 31, 2017


CIT Rísam PhD Scholarship


Programme 2017

Cork Institute of Technology (CIT) invites applications for the Rísam PhD Scholarship Programme 2017. The Irish word Rísam, meaning “to strive or achieve”, underlines the purpose of this scholarship programme which is to promote high-end research directed towards the generation of new knowledge or original applications of existing knowledge.


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The Rísam Scholarships are awarded on a competitive basis and research proposals must be aligned with CIT’s Research Prioritisation Thematic areas: 

  • Information & Communications Technology
  • Maritime, Energy & Sustainable Environment
  • Life Sciences & Wellbeing
  • Health & Exercise
  • Photonics
  • Creative Arts & Multimedia
  • Education & Learning
  • Entrepreneurship, Competitiveness and Innovation


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For the full terms and conditions of the 2017 programme and the on-line application form, please select the following links from the bottom of the page.


Rísam PhD Scholarship Programme 2017: Application Form, Rísam 2017 Terms and Conditions, Research Proposal Template RDRP17

  • For further information about these scholarships, please email


Provisional offers will be sent to successful applicants by May 31st 2017. Formal offers will be issued once examination results are confirmed.


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31st March 2017 (before midnight)




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