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Scholarships 2019


Na Píobairí Uilleann will award ten piping scholarships for 2019.

Successful applicants can attend piping classes at any of the following:

§  Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy – Miltown Malbay, Co. Clare

§  South Sligo Summer School – Tubbercurry, Co. Sligo,

§  Scoil Acla – Cashel, Achill Island, Co. Mayo

§  Joe Mooney Summer School – Drumshambo, Co. Leitrim.

§  Catskills Irish Arts Week – East Durham, N.Y.

§  Ceol na Coille – Letterkenny, Co. Donegal

Application must by supported by recordings of solo piping by the applicant.

See application form for terms and conditions.

Closing date for NPU Summer School Scholarships is Friday 26th April 2019

To download the NPU Scholarship Application form as a PDF click here, or as a Word document click here.

Oineach Mhuiris Uí Rócháin

Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy will again award Oineach Mhuiris Uí Rócháin, a family scholarship in honour of Muiris Ó Rócháín.


Oineach Mhuiris Uí Rócháin is open to any family with two or more family members wishing to attend classes at the Summer School. Oineach Mhuiris Uí Rócháin will entitle the family to use of a three bedroom house during Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy and free access to classes for up to four family members either adults or children.

The committee of Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy have again asked Na Píobairí Uilleann to review the applications and award the scholarship.

To download the application form click here and email to or post to

Oineach Mhuiris Uí Rócháin
Na Píobairí Uilleann
15 Henrietta St.
Dublin 1

Closing date for applications is 26th April 2019 and the Oineach Mhuiris Uí Rócháin scholarship will be awarded in May 2019.