Gaelacht Scholarship winners

Coiste na nÓg Loch Garman Irish Scholarship to the Gaeltacht Winners

Coiste na nÓg Loch Garman Irish Scholarship

This years club players Drawn to have a great week of Fun in Colaiste Cholumba in the Gaeltacht Connemara, Co Galway are Sinead Furlong ( Buffers Alley ), Stacey Whelan (Clongeen), Jim Doyle (Davidstown Courtnacuddy), James Lawlor ( Ferns), Rebecca O’Sullivan ( Oulart the Ballagh), Kathlyn Cox (Oulart the Ballagh).

Missing from photo: Sarah Doyle (Rapparees/Starlights), Conor Blythe ( Davidstown/Cc), Donal & Eoin Porter ( Rathgarogue/Ctown)

For the past number of years Coiste na nÓg Loch Garman has asked clubs to nominate 2 members of there club for the scholarship, winners are then drawn at the February County Board meeting,

Located in An Cheathrú Rua in the heart of the Conamara Gaeltacht, Coláiste Cholumba provides the ideal base for students to further their appreciation and knowledge of not only the Irish language but also of our rich historical culture.

Coláiste Cholumba has been running Irish courses in the Gaeltacht for almost forty years. There experience and expertise have enabled us to provide an excellent service to all our students, ensuring that they return home with a greatly enhanced appreciation and grasp of the language and our culture.

The Colllege use the communicative approach and avail of all modern teaching aids as well as drama and other techniques to ensure that each student has the greatest opportunity to improve his or her Irish