Joe & Ruth Shannon Scholarship

Beinn Mhàbu is pleased to offer the Joe & Ruth Shannon Scholarship for students enrolled in the Gaelic Foundations Program at Beinn Mhàbu. Multiple awards up to $8500 are available to students meeting the eligibility criteria below.



  • A completed Beinn Mhàbu Scholarship form
  • A copy of your resume
  • A two‐page essay (1,000 words max) outlining the following:
    • Why you wish to attend the Beinn Mhàbu Gaelic Foundations Program & how this program will help you attain your goals
    • Demonstrated commitment to hard work and perseverance
    • Examples of volunteering and leadership in your high school, extra-curricular, community or other activities

Preference will be given to students with demonstrated financial need.

Deadline to apply is March 31, 2024.

Completed applications are to be returned to