Colm and Lynda O'Carroll endowed a fund and undergraduate prize at University College Cork. The annual prize is to commemorate Mr. Daniel O'Carroll who was a native of Cork City. The prize is valued at €635. It is awarded to the student that produces the best Fourth Year research project. The prize is adjudicated by the enternal examiner for the Department of Zoology, Ecology, and Plant Science.
The student must meet all requirements of the University College Cork. The student must be a Fourth Year student. The student must be judged to have produced the best research project.