Downer Scholarship Awarded at the University of Limerick
Professor Roger Downer, President Emeritus, University of Limerick recently presented first year nursing student Ida Carroll with the Edith and Leslie Downer Scholarship. The Scholarship was established in 2007 in memory of Professor Downer's mother and father, and is awarded to a first year Nursing Student attending the University of Limerick each year. The Scholarship is valued at €1,000 and is awarded on the basis of performance in the Leaving Certificate.
The Edith and Leslie Downer Scholarship recipient for 2010 is Ida Carroll a former student of Patrician Presentation Secondary School, Fethard, County Tipperary and who is now registered for the B.Sc in Nursing (General).