Burgess GAA Notes 1st February 2016

Juvenile A.G.M.

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Our AGM was held on Friday 29th January, thanks to all who attended this meeting.  The officers for the current year are as follows:

Chairperson:  Mikey Slattery  Vice-Chairperson: Derek Sharkey , Secretary : Eimear O’Keeffe, Treasurer : Catriona O’Sullivan , PRO: Patricia Gibson.

Juvenile Registration Night:

Burgess Juvenile Club are holding their registration night on Wednesday 3rd February at 7pm in Kilcoleman.  The fee is year is €30 per person or €60 per family. This also includes a ticket for the National Club Draw.

Gaeltacht Scholarships 2016:

From 2016 the following will be the procedure for obtaining a Gaeltacht Scholarship from Coiste Chontae Thiobraid Árann;

 

  1. Students should immediately book a course directly from one of the three nominated Munster Irish Colleges on the application Form. This should be done asap as popular dates are booked out quickly.
  1. Students wishing to secure a scholarship from Tipperary GAA should complete the attached application form and submit it through their own local GAA Club.
  1. The secretary of the GAA Club must sign the form and attach a reference letter supporting the applicant’s application before returning it to the Co Rúnaí.
  1. Interviews for the scholarships will be held in Lár na Páirce before the end of February to establish each candidates suitability.
  1. Once the student is notified that they have been successful they must secure a receipt for their full fee payment from the Irish College where they have registered.
  1. Once this receipt is received by the Co Rúnaí a cheque for €300 will be posted out directly to the students home.

The Closing date for the receipt of Gaeltacht Scholarship Applications isSun Feb 14th 2016.

 

Club Lotto:

There was no winner of last Monday nights Club Lotto draw. The numbers drawn were 11, 12, 15 & 22. The 3x €40 winners were, Burgess Duharra Camogie Club, Mary/christine Kennedy Barbaha and Josephine Ryan Ballyhisky. The sellers prize went to John O’Donoghue. This weeks draw took place in Reidy’s Newtown for a jackpot of €5,550! Thanks to all for your continued support and the best of luck in next weeks draw.

Gaeltacht Scholarships 2016:

Gaeltacht Scholarships 2016:

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 From 2016 the following will be the procedure for obtaining a Gaeltacht Scholarship from Coiste Chontae Thiobraid Árann; 

 

  1. Students should immediately book a course directly from one of the three nominated Munster Irish Colleges on the application Form. This should be done asap as popular dates are booked out quickly.
  1. Students wishing to secure a scholarship from Tipperary GAA should complete the attached application form and submit it through their own local GAA Club.
  1. The secretary of the GAA Club must sign the form and attach a reference letter supporting the applicant’s application before returning it to the Co Rúnaí.
  1. Interviews for the scholarships will be held in Lár na Páirce before the end of February to establish each candidates suitability.
  1. Once the student is notified that they have been successful they must secure a receipt for their full fee payment from the Irish College where they have registered.
  1. Once this receipt is received by the Co Rúnaí a cheque for €300 will be posted out directly to the students home.

The Closing date for the receipt of Gaeltacht Scholarship Applications isSun Feb 14th 2016.

Link to download form – http://1drv.ms/1P01403

 

Gaeltacht Scholarships 2015

Gaeltacht Scholarships 2015

Coiste Chontae Thiobraid Árann is offering a limited number of Gaeltacht Scholarships to 2nd level students in the county.

Seo thíos liosta de na rialacha;

  • These Scholarships are limited to those students currently in 2nd, 5th and Transition Years.
  • Applicants or their parents must have been registered members of their local GAA Club in 2014.
  • A letter from the senior club secretary (GAA, Camogie, Peil na mBan, Handball) confirming and outlining the applicant’s involvement in the club. Applicants without club references will not be considered.
  • Applicants will be called to interview where they must display an enthusiasm for the Irish language.

Closing date for applications is Sat Jan 31st 2015.

 Please note:

Students who have already booked a place in a Gaeltacht College and the deposit paid cannot avail of this scheme

These scholarships are only available in 3 Colleges as follows:

  1. Coláistí Chorca Dhuibhne, Baile an Fheirtéaraigh, Trá Lí, Co Chiarraí.
  2. Coláiste Na Mumhan, Beal Athan Ghaorthaidh, Co. Chorcai

3       Coláiste na Rinne, Co. Phort Lairge

How to apply

  1. Complete the attached application and return it to An Runaí, Coiste Chontae Thiobraid Árann, Lar Na Páirce, Durlas Éile Co. Tiobraid Árann before Sat Jan 31st 2015.
  2. Please ensure the form is signed by your local GAA club secretary and your divisional board secretary as both units will be contributing towards the cost, if the scholarship is granted.
  3. A reference letter from the senior club secretary (GAA, Camogie, Peil na mBan, Handball) confirming and outlining the applicant’s involvement in the club. Applicants without club references will not be considered.
  4. You (or your parents) club membership/registration number must be entered in the appropriate section on the application form.

Suitable candidates will be called for interview between Feb 9th and 13th Feb and all applicants will receive a response by the 20th Feb.

Here is a link to download the application form http://1drv.ms/1zgMfBl