Naomh Barróg are delighted to announce that two juvenile members of the club will be
awarded fully paid sponsorship to a three-week course at Cólaiste Arainn Mhór in Donegal in
John Flynn of Naomh Barróg is providing sponsorship for one child and the second place is
being matched by Cólaiste Arainn Mhór. We are very grateful to John and the Cólaiste for
this superb gesture.
Who can apply?
We invite applications from any club player aged 12 and under 17 on 1st Jan 2022.
How to apply?
1, Fill in the application form attached.
The application form must be signed by a parent/ guardian.
Please note the Rules and Terms and Conditions of the Cólaiste must be accepted.
2, Claim your place in a personal statement
With the application form you must tell us about yourself, how you would benefit from the
Gaeltacht Course and why a Club place should be awarded to you. Remember you need to
have an interest in Irish and agree to follow the rules of the College.
This can be an essay (up to a max 400 words) a video (2 minutes max) , an audio recording (
2 minutes max) in English and/or Irish.
As there are two spaces, two friends (two girls or two boys) may submit a joint application.
3. Return the form and personal statement to
An tOfigeach Gaeilge, Naomh Barróg CLG, Paráid Chill Bharróg
or by email to John.firstname.lastname@example.org by 5.30pm on Oct 26th 2021 (application date extended).
The applications will be considered by a judging panel and the judges decision will be final.
The decision on the award of the sponsorships will be made by Oct 31st 2021.
The parent/guardian of the successful players will be notified by phone.
About Cólaiste Arainn Mhór
Full details on Cólaiste Arainn Mhór can be found at the web site
There are two courses planned for 2022:
Cúrsa A: 19th June -9th July / Cúrsa B: 10th July-31st July
What is included
The scholarship will cover the Course fee and Transport by bus to and from Donegal
The scholarship does not include any pocket money or costs associated with parent/guardian
visit to Cólaiste Arainn Mhór
Please click on the following link to see full details and download application form:
N Barrog Gealtacht sponsorship_details and application form
RESULTS OF THE SPONSORSHIP: