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
  • 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 (GOI-IES)

Please note that the only programme that is eligible for the GOI-IES scholarship is the Master of Business in International Business

See more details about GOI-IES here.

Charity/Service Scholarship

This is a partial scholarship awarded to incoming students to reward them for charity or service work completed. To be considered for this scholarship, students are required to upload to their application a 1-page statement about the volunteer/service work that they have completed and reference letter(s) from the organisation(s) that they have worked with. A panel will then review the documentation in the application and award a scholarship as appropriate, up to an amount covering the tuition fee for the first year.