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# applications - Tuesday 10 March, 2020

CAO applications show drop in languages, arts and agriculture

A total of 72,973 applications were received by CAO by the due date on 1 February.

# applications - Saturday 1 February, 2020

Want to apply for an undergraduate course through CAO? The deadline is this evening

People who have not yet completed their applications are being urged by CAO to do so immediately.

# applications - Saturday 9 March, 2019

CAO points set to jump for languages and the humanities this year

A total of 73,034 applications were received by CAO by the due date on 1 February.

# applications - Sunday 30 September, 2018

Over 10,000 people apply for tickets for Late Late Show London special

There are just 1,000 tickets available.

# applications - Saturday 30 June, 2018

'He's wrong' - Housing Minister says Sinn Féin are mistaken on €200 million government home loan scheme

The €200 million Rebuilding Ireland home loan scheme was launched in February.

# applications - Saturday 7 October, 2017

What kind of weapons were six US airplanes refused access to Ireland carrying?

The description for the contents of most of the refused flights was ‘class 1 explosives’. The reasons for the refusals are as yet unclear however.

# applications - Tuesday 17 January, 2017

Thousands taken off social housing list for not replying to questionnaire

Councillors say people who changed address may not have received the letters.

# applications - Thursday 8 September, 2016

Over 3,000 gardaí set to be hired in new recruitment drive

It comes as members of the garda union are balloted on industrial action in a long running row over pay.

# applications - Monday 22 August, 2016

CAO 2016: Where are all the applicants coming from?

There are over 80,000 people waiting to hear if they’ve landed their favoured college spot.

# applications - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

Are Ireland's children in care subject to a "geographic lottery"?

That’s what the Child Care Law Reporting Project is asking.

# applications - Friday 31 July, 2015

With one day until the college grant deadline the SUSI website is back up and running

Head of communications with Student Universal Support Ireland (SUSI) Graham Doyle says that all applicants should now be able to access their website.

# applications - Friday 10 April, 2015

From The42 Fancy succeeding Philippe Saint-André as France coach? Here's how to apply... Cover Letter

# applications - Monday 2 February, 2015

The CAO deadline has passed but no need for panic....

Late applications can still be submitted between March until May.

# applications - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

# applications - Monday 22 December, 2014

Planning permission was approved for 52% more dwellings than last year

The number of apartment units approved has also shot up.

# applications - Thursday 4 December, 2014

At least 257 symphysiotomy survivors apply for redress scheme

The scheme has been criticised by some advocates for symphysiotomy survivors.

# applications - Friday 31 October, 2014

Student finance body SUSI has paid out 11,000 more grants than this time last year

There are around 19,000 students still awaiting payments.

# applications - Friday 17 October, 2014

Booking a test or visa online? Don't get stung by an unofficial website

There has been a rise in complaints about unofficial websites offering tests or even travel visas.

# applications - Thursday 16 October, 2014

Irish Water will consider extending October 31 deadline for applications

The utility also apologised for the long waits some customers are experiencing when contacting the helpline.

# applications - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

Reilly: Children's playgrounds will only get funding if they are no-smoking areas

The Children’s Minister said, “The importance of de-normalising smoking in the eyes of children can’t be over emphasised.”

# applications - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

Asylum applications to Europe were up 29% in the first quarter of this year

Applications to Ireland were up 60 to 290.

# applications - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

Are you eligible for a student grant? SUSI is open for applications...

You can apply for the grant online.

# applications - Thursday 9 January, 2014

Want to be a Garda? You better get your application in today

The deadline for applications closes at midnight tonight.

# applications - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

Open for business: CAO now taking applications for 2014 courses

Open for business: CAO now taking applications for 2014 courses

College registration season is officially under way…

# applications - Monday 2 September, 2013

Schools face ban on charging admission fees or interviewing parents on enrolment

Minister Ruairí Quinn hopes the legislation will lead to a fairer system and cut down on court cases over school admissions.

# applications - Sunday 18 August, 2013

Column: Why are we making citizenship difficult for those who are entitled to it?

If someone is willing to contribute to Irish society why do we put barriers in their way? asks Dr Matt Cannon.

# applications - Tuesday 6 August, 2013

59,000 new grant applications received by SUSI ahead of deadline

SUSI said today that they are still accepting applications and that delays in processing seen last year are not expected to be repeated.

# applications - Friday 2 August, 2013

Heads up, students: SUSI extends deadline for grant applications until Monday

The grant system website was hit with technical issues last night as the deadline drew near.

# applications - Thursday 18 July, 2013

CAO applications for business courses on the rise CAO

CAO applications for business courses on the rise

There has been a drop in CAO applications in teaching and law, but the demand for business courses has risen.

# applications - Saturday 6 July, 2013

HSE receives 2,700 applications for career breaks - far more than expected

The HSE had to turn down the vast majority of applications for the three year break as the number of applications had expected to number in the hundreds.

# applications - Sunday 17 February, 2013

James Reilly: The boycott of nursing jobs is "ill-judged" HSE

James Reilly: The boycott of nursing jobs is "ill-judged"

The Minister for Health criticised graduate nurses for not taking up lower-paid jobs with the HSE.

# applications - Friday 1 February, 2013

HSE cancels deadline, opens nurse graduate scheme on a 'rolling basis'

The deadline was originally today, by the HSE said that due to low number of applications it has extended it on a rolling basis.

# applications - Wednesday 30 January, 2013

At least 60% of domiciliary care allowance applications refused

Minister for Social Protection Joan Burton said the department received 4,339 claims for domiciliary care allowance in 2012.

# applications - Thursday 24 January, 2013

Column: Scandal over state board appointees shows there is reform in name only

Ignoring candidates for state boards who apply through formal channels in favour of those with political backgrounds discredits the election promises to tackle cronyism, writes Sarah O’Neill.

# applications - Sunday 20 January, 2013

Student grant backlog almost cleared (but 21k told applications were incomplete)

New figures show SUSI is onow dealing with just 619 applications, down from a high of 55,000.

# applications - Thursday 17 January, 2013

INMO: Minimal applications means boycott on nurse graduate scheme working

The HSE has said that the numbers applying for the scheme have been small, leading to a review taking place.

# applications - Friday 7 December, 2012

SUSI "making substantial progress" in processing student grants

The Department of Education said that SUSI is “on target” to progress all applications. So far, 31,973 applications have been completed.

# applications - Saturday 23 June, 2012

Careers clinic: Should I send a thank you letter after a job rejection?

You’ve done the interview but you miss out on the job. Should you consider writing a thank you letter to leave behind a good impression in case a future opportunity arises? Liam Horan reports.

# applications - Tuesday 24 April, 2012

Almost 10,500 apply for 600 Defence Forces positions

Almost 10,500 people applied for 600 jobs available in the Defence Forces and naval service – but what is the recruitment process like? We take a look.