Rachel Kenneally Memorial Award announced by Mary Immaculate College, Limerick


Mary Immaculate College (MIC), Limerick has announced that it will honour the late Rachel Kenneally, a native of Ballyglass, Tipperary Town. The former MIC student and Tipperary Ladies Footballer passed away in 2018, aged 28.

According to the MIC website: ” The Rachel Kenneally Memorial Award will consist of three bursaries, valued at €750 each, awarded to current undergraduate and postgraduate MIC students who are involved in ladies football in Munster. The bursaries will be funded by Munster LGFA and will be awarded to students who contribute to playing, coaching and/or administration of ladies football within MIC and Munster, and who are engaged with volunteering at club, county or provincial LGFA coaching initiatives”.

The application process for the Rachel Kenneally Memorial Award will open in September 2020. All applicants must be a member of an LGFA club in either Tipperary, Limerick, Cork, Kerry, Waterford or Clare.