– Scholarships for 2017 –
Scholarships worth €350 are offered this year to the following prizewinners at 2016 All-Ireland Fleadh in Ennis, Co.Clare:
1st & 2nd in Harp 12-15 and 15-18
1st & 2nd in Uilleann Pipes 12-15 and 15-18
1st in Button Accordeon 12-15 and 15-18
1st & 2nd in Fiddle 15-18
1st & 2nd in Flute 15-18
1st in Concertina 15-18
1st in Banjo 15-18
– Composition Scholarships –
Full scholarship to Meitheal 2017 was awarded to Maggie Heneghan, composer of the best tune in the trad idiom last year.
Half-scholarships to Meitheal 2017 were awarded to the runners up in the composer section, Ademar O Connor and Naoise Kettle.
The above were awarded to students at Meitheal 2016. See Composition page.
N.B. We will continue with the composition scholarships this year, so get working on your tunes and have them ready in July. Remember a full scholarship to Meitheal 2018 is worth 695 euro !