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Mayor presents 5 Lucky Students with Full Scholarships to Coláiste Gael Linn, Bun on Inbhir, Donegal

The Mayor of Kildare, Councillor Ivan Keatley and the Irish Language Committee of Kildare County Council recently presented five lucky students with full scholarships to Coláiste Gael Linn, Bun an Inbhir, Donegal.  The Mayor said he hoped the students would enjoy the experience and learn lots of Irish.

 

Commenting at the presentation, Cllr. Naoise Ó Cearúil, Cathaoirleach of the Irish Language Committee said, "We started the scholarship initiative last year to try and broaden the appeal of Irish and to highlight that the language is there to be enjoyed and spoken" he continued, "My sincerest congratulations to the winners and I hope that they thoroughly enjoy the experience "

 

The five lucky students were;

 

Megan Callan, Pipers Hill College, Naas

Brian Kennedy, St. Farnan’s Post Primary School, Prosperous

Ian Farrington, Salesian College, Celbridge

Darragh Keane, Árdscoil na Trínóide, Athy

Aoife Mason, Kildare Town Community School

 

Bronnadh an méara scoláireacht iomlán ár gcúigear mic léinn ádhúil go dtí Coláiste Gael Linn.

Bronnadh An Méara Ivan Keatley agus an Coiste Gaeilge Chomhairle Contae Chill Dara scoláireacht iomlán do Choláiste Gael Linn Bhun an Inbhir ár gcúigear mic léinn ádhúil. Dúirt an méara bhí súil aige go baineann na mic léinn taitneamh as an taithí agus go bhfoghlaimeodh siad neart Ghaeilge.

 

Na cúigear daltaí ádhúil ná:

 

Megan Callan, Pipers Hill College, An Nás

Brian Kennedy, St. Farnan’s Post Primary School, An Chorrchoill

Ian Farrington, Salesian College, Cill Droichid

Darragh Keane, Árdscoil na Trínóide, Baile Átha Í

Aoife Mason, Kildare Town Community School, Cill Dara

 

Ag trácht ar an searmanas, dúirt an Clr. Naoise Ó Cearúil, Cathaoirleach an Choiste Gaeilge "Thosaíomar an tionscnamh scoláireachta anuraidh ag iarraidh a chinntiú go mbeidh glacadh ag níos mó daoine an Ghaeilge a úsáid agus chun aird a tharraing go bhfuil an teanga ann chun taitnimh a bhaint as agus a labhairt" lean sé, "Mo chomhghairdeas ó chroí do na buaiteoirí agus tá súil agam go mbaineann siad taitneamh as an taithí, Comhghairdeas uilig "

 

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