A Roscrea student has been acknowledged for athletic excellence by Dublin City University.
Lauren Talbot from Danganreagh, Roscrea was presented with a sports scholarship for rugby. Lauren is a first year BSC Athletic Therapy and Training student at DCU.
Lauren was presented with her sports scholarship by President of DCU, Prof Brian MacCraith at an awards ceremony to honour the outstanding displays of fifty five students in their chosen sport during the academic year.
Each student received a sport scholarship including sporting and academic development costs, access to DCU gym facilities, strength and conditioning and educational workshops. Applications are now invited for the 2016/17 DCU Sports Scholarship.
The deadline is July 1 st and further details are available on www.dcu.ie or by contacting Ross Munnelly, Head of Sports Development Services, Tel: 01 700 5811 Email: Ross.munnelly@DCU.ie