Glór na nGael hold an annual competition for Gaelic societies in third level institutes to promote best practice in planning, community development and networking between colleges.
The competition in a means of providing recognition to the societies meeting standards of best practice in the various competition categories and in governance. Another aim of the competition is to bring societies from different regions and communities together and promoting relationships across borders and backgrounds and the exchange of best practice models. Particular emphasis is placed on the preparation and implementation of a language plan.
This competition is organised with the support of The Department of Education and Skills.
2016/17 Competition winners
1ú – €3,000 –
An Cumann Gaelach, Coláiste na Tríonóide
2ú Áit €2,000 –
An Chuallacht, Coláiste na hOllscoile Corcaigh
3ú Áit €1,500-
Cullacht Cholmcille na Gaeilge, Maigh Nuad
Duais Athmhuintearas – €1,000
An Cumann Gaelach, Ollscoil na Banríona
Duais Tras Teorainn – €1,000 –
Coiste an Chumann Gaelach Ollscoil na hÉireann, Gaillimh –
Duais na Moltóirí x3 – €500 –
An Cumann Dramaiochta, Coláiste na hOllscoile Corcaigh,
An Cumann Gaelach, Ollscoil Chathair Bhaile Átha Cliath
An Cumann Gaelach, Coláiste Ollscoile Bhaile Átha Cliath