Scholarships

There are many scholarships available at the college which include:

  • ACD Musical Theatre and Performing Arts first year scholarship
  • ACD/AIMS Musical Theatre two year scholarship
  • Government of Ireland International Education Scholarships
  • Flight Scholarship
  • Charity/Service Scholarship


The details of the scholarships are as follows:

ACD Musical Theatre and Performing Arts first year scholarship

This scholarship is run in tandem with the auditions for the Musical Theatre and Performing Arts auditions each year.  The top five students, based on their audition performance, will be asked to attend an interview to select a recipient.  The winner is awarded a full year tuition fee paid.

ACD/AIMS Musical Theatre two year scholarship

This scholarship is run in tandem with the auditions for the Musical Theatre auditions each year.  As part of the audition process the applicants must provide a letter from their musical society to prove membership of The Association of Irish Musical Societies (AIMS). A short list of applicants is drawn up during the audition process and they will be asked to attend an interview to select a recipient.  The winner is awarded two full years tuition fees paid.

Government of Ireland International Education Scholarships

See details here.

Flight Scholarship

This is a partial scholarship being awarded to help students to pay for international travel to attend the college.  A receipt for international travel must be provided for proof and the amount up to a limit of €1500 will be deducted form the tuition fee for the first semester of attendance only.

Charity/Service Scholarship

This is a partial scholarship awarded to incoming students to reward them for charity or service work completed.  A panel will review documentation provided detailing the work and award a scholarship as appropriate, up to an amount covering the first years tuition fee.