Your Impact

The UCD Champions – Changing Futures fund was founded on the principle that all students regardless of their financial circumstance should have the opportunity to attend third-level education. Supported by alumni and friends of the University, the fund aims to enhance the student experience and provide scholarship support to students who otherwise would not be able to take up their place at UCD.

Latest UCD Champions Stories

Our Students

Sarah Lifely

Coming from a disadvantaged background meant that Sarah had to think very long and hard before embarking on an application to university. She is acutely aware of the many pressu...
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Our Students

Ruairí Brady

Coming from Sligo to study at UCD in Dublin was a big step for Ruairí. Having grown up in a rural community where money was tight, he is not afraid of hard work. But when having...
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Our Students

Sorcha Wright

One of the things second year Spanish and English student Sorcha is most looking forward to when she finishes her degree is going home to prove to the young people in her commun...
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