ATTENTION ALL SIXTH YEARS: COLLEGE GRANT INFORMATION

THE COLLEGE GRANT IS CALLED THE SUSI GRANT

THERE ARE 2 TYPES OF GRANTS WHICH HELP COVER THE COSTS OF GOING TO COLLEGE

TYPE 1: COLLEGE FEES GRANT

THIS HELPS COVER THE COST OF COLLEGE REGISTRATION FEES

TYPE 2: MAINTENANCE GRANT

THIS HELPS COVER THE LIVING COSTS OF STUDENTS ATTENDING COLLEGE

 

  • GETTING A GRANT DEPENDS ON YOUR HOUSEHOLD INCOME
  • A STUDENT MAY QUALIFY FOR BOTH TYPES OF GRANT OR FOR ONE TYPE OF GRANT.
  • A STUDENT MAY QUALIFY FOR A FULL GRANT OR PART OF A GRANT
  • STUDENTS MAY QUALIFY FOR TYPES OF GRANTS DEPENDING ON WHETHER A STUDENT IS ATTENDING A PLC OR HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTION
  • SEE http://www.susi.ie/What-type-of-funding-could-I-receive.aspx

 

APPLYING FOR A GRANT IS DONE ONLINE (www.susi.ie)

The online application system for the 2015/16 academic year will open on 23 April  2015

  • Click on the link below to get further information and a video explaining how to apply for the SUSI Grant

http://www.susi.ie/SUSI-Information-Resources.aspx

 

  • Click on the link below to watch a video explaining how to apply for the SUSI Grant

https://youtu.be/edrZOVtllOQ