McGinty Scholarship for Female Physicians & McGinty Scholarship for Allied Health Professionals

2024 MBA Two year part time now open. Female health professionals are being encouraged to apply for a women-only scholarship for University of Galway’s MBA programme.

The McGinty Scholarships were established by University of Galway Alumna Dr Geraldine McGinty. a physician executive and radiologist, to empower a new cohort of women who will lead improved and impactful outcomes for patients and healthcare staff.  Established in 2020, the scholarships were introduced to encourage and enable female physicians and allied healthcare professionals to engage in the MBA programme, to support them on a career path to leadership in the healthcare sector. The McGinty Scholarships are available each year to support two women, one physician and one allied healthcare professional in the MBA programme at University of Galway. Dr Geraldine McGinty is a graduate of Medicine at University of Galway and is a radiologist who specializes in the detection and diagnosis of breast cancer. She has served as Chair and President of the American College of Radiology Board of Chancellors and was the first woman to hold this post. She is an internationally renowned expert in imaging economics. She serves as a Non-Executive Director of IDA Ireland and is a member of the University of Galway Governing Authority.

A special online information forum was held on Thursday 24 June 2021 for female healthcare professionals who are eager to learn what the programme offers. Playback here

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