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# college-grants - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

Readers' Panel Part Two: What are you expecting from the Budget?
# Budget 2013
# Budget 2013

Readers' Panel Part Two: What are you expecting from the Budget?

Dec 5th 2012, 7:15 AM 4,441 Views 31 Comments

We spoke to some readers about their hopes and fears ahead of today’s budget. Here’s what they had to say, in their own words.

# college-grants - Tuesday 20 November, 2012

SUSI backlog means some student grants delayed until 2013 - Quinn
# SUSI
# SUSI

SUSI backlog means some student grants delayed until 2013 - Quinn

Nov 20th 2012, 2:41 PM 5,932 Views 34 Comments

The Minister for Education says SUSI has taken on another 50 staff this week to clear the backlog of 21,000 applications.

# college-grants - Tuesday 13 November, 2012

Kenny: "All successful applicants will receive grants by year-end"
# College Grants
# College Grants

Kenny: "All successful applicants will receive grants by year-end"

Nov 13th 2012, 6:40 PM 6,924 Views 68 Comments

The Taoiseach was fielding questions about delays in the processing of student grant applications.

# college-grants - Wednesday 19 September, 2012

Kenny defends small savings from cuts to public allowances
# Leaders' Questions
# Leaders' Questions

Kenny defends small savings from cuts to public allowances

Sep 19th 2012, 11:13 AM 4,382 Views 73 Comments

The Taoiseach says the government remains committed to implementing the Croke Park deal despite missing targets on public allowances.

Council abandons household charge-student grant link 'on legal advice'
# Student Grants
# Student Grants

Council abandons household charge-student grant link 'on legal advice'

Sep 19th 2012, 10:49 AM 6,456 Views 48 Comments

South Tipperary County Council says it decided not to link grant payments with the household charge after looking more closely.

# college-grants - Saturday 11 August, 2012

Poll: Should student grants consider the value of family property?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should student grants consider the value of family property?

Aug 11th 2012, 2:20 PM 7,151 Views 103 Comments

Fine Gael TDs are threatening a revolt over plans to consider the value of family farmland when considering a grant application.

Explainer: Possible changes to college grants – and why some TDs don’t want them
# Student Grants
# Student Grants

Explainer: Possible changes to college grants – and why some TDs don’t want them

Aug 11th 2012, 2:03 PM 4,295 Views 23 Comments

A number of TDs – including a cabinet minister – are opposed to planned changes to grant criteria. So what’s going on?

# college-grants - Friday 3 February, 2012

College registration fee could hit €3,000, warns education minister
# College Fees
# College Fees

College registration fee could hit €3,000, warns education minister

Feb 3rd 2012, 9:39 AM 3,608 Views 44 Comments

Ruairí Quinn told students in Limerick that the reg fee could be €3,000 by 2015 – double what it was in 2010.