Scholarship Applications are now being accepted!
The Elmer Morrissey Memorial Scholarship is now accepting applications for 2017-2018! See the Scholarship page for details.
Sorcha Ní Mhuineacháin awarded 2016 Scholarship
We are delighted to announce that the 2015 Dr. Elmer Morrissey Memorial Scholarship was awarded to Sorcha Ní Mhuineacháin. Sorcha, in her final year BE Energy Engineering degree, received full points in her Leaving Cert and entered UCC on a scholarship. She simultaneously continued her studies at the Cork School of Music, where she achieved her Guildhall Diploma in Violin. Read more...
Kevin Leahy is the First Scholarship Recipient
We are excited to announce the very first recipient of the Elmer Morrissey Memorial scholarship! The award was given to Kevin Leahy, a 1st year PhD student at University College Cork. After reviewing a number of excellent applications, the selection committee felt that Kevin most fully embodied Elmer's innovative spirit, his intelligence, and his drive to improve the world around him. Read more...
That Wrinkled Shirt
Check out That Wrinkled Shirt, a beautiful song about Elmer, written and performed by Eamon Dwyer...
Kelda announces a surprise for the ELMERBALL!
Kelda on 96FM
Elmer's sister Kelda was invited on to the Neil Prendeville show on Cork's 96FM, where she spoke movingly about Elmer, and about our fundraising efforts.