With the current national Squad, Talent Group and Badminton Ireland academy training in Marino Institute of education Dublin, players considering full-time training while carrying out third level education have a great opportunity to continue to improve as a player while studying in Ireland. Players can apply online for Sport Scholarships as per below links
Univerity College Dublin (UCD): AD ASTRA Scholarship (Elite Scholarship) deadline 31st of January http://www.ucd.ie/sport/scholarships/scholarshipapplication/
Dublin City University (DCU) : Elite Sports Scholarship http://www4.dcu.ie/studentsport/elite_entry.shtml
Trinity College/Marino Institute of education: Sports scholarship. Application’s considered after course placement secured: http://www.tcd.ie/Sport/scholarships /
Badminton Ireland has an aim of helping all players committed to full time training to have the opportunity to reach their full potential while getting their third level education.