Tom Prendergast, Colaiste Mhichil, Sexton Street Principal, JP McManus, Jan O'Sullivan TD, Minister for Education and Skills, Former secretary-general at the Department of Finance, John Moran with Mark Griffin, Student from Colaiste Mhichil, Sexton Street Limerick at presentation of third level scholarship certificates to the winners of the 2014 JP McManus Scholarships in the Dunraven Arms Hotel, Adare.
This is the seventeenth year of the scholarships, which were established in 1997. Eight students from Colaiste Mhichil, Sexton Street Limerick are awarded a scholarship of €6,750 each year toward their third level education. The scholarships are based on the leaving cert examination results and 146 students have been awarded a scholarship to date.
This year’s winning students are: Bikal Adhikari; Jake Frahill; Mark Griffin; Patrick Hughes; Artur Kulesza; Conor Madden; Mark Whelan; Yacouba Yabre.