This award of €3,000 is given In memory of Nora Hawkes, who dedicated her life to education.
Eligible applicants to the Full-Time MPhil programme are encouraged to apply, and both Irish/EU and international students will be considered for the award.
To be considered you must have submitted your completed application to the MPhil programme by February 1 for entry in the forthcoming Fall semester and be prepared to provide documentation of financial need (i.e. tax returns).
Dr Anthony Orji is a Ph.D holder in Economics and a lecturer at the Department of Economics, University of Nigeria Nsukka.
He obtained his B.Sc, Msc and Ph.D Degrees from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka and a Post Graduate Diploma in Sustainable Local Economic Development (SLED) from Erasmus University, Rotterdam Netherlands.