Four Universities Ireland/IBEC-CBI Joint Business Council North-South postgraduate scholarships for the academic year 2009-2010 have been awarded. Two of these scholarships, in subjects of interest to business, are jointly funded by Universities Ireland and two firms (RPS Group and Dublin Port), and two by Universities Ireland alone. They are worth €15,000 each.
The winners of the 2009-2010 scholarships are:
- Mairead Cantwell, a graduate of Trinity College Dublin, doing an MSc in Spatial Regeneration at Queen’s University Belfast
- Anna Magee, a graduate of University of Ulster, doing an MSc in Energy Management at Dublin Institute of Technology
- Bryan Mukandi, a graduate of National University of Ireland Galway, doing a Masters in Political Philosophy at Queen’s University Belfast
- Deirdre McKenna, a graduate of Queen’s University Belfast, doing a PhD in Architecture at University College Dublin
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