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# grant - Monday 19 April, 2021

Employers will be paid more to take on women or lone parents as apprentices
# Apprenticeship
# Apprenticeship

Employers will be paid more to take on women or lone parents as apprentices

Apr 19th 2021, 11:43 AM 21,084 Views 39 Comments

Additional money will also be given to businesses that take on people with a disability, or are from direct provision as apprentices.

# grant - Wednesday 12 August, 2020

Employers offered €3,000 to take on apprentices, who will play 'key part' in Ireland's recovery
# Simon Harris
# Simon Harris

Employers offered €3,000 to take on apprentices, who will play 'key part' in Ireland's recovery

Aug 12th 2020, 6:01 AM 31,139 Views 23 Comments

Higher Education Minister Simon Harris said that over 18,000 people are already taking part in an apprenticeship.

# grant - Monday 13 January, 2020

Friend willing to step back and reassess Connacht approach as they bow out of Europe
# Windfall
From The42
# Windfall

Friend willing to step back and reassess Connacht approach as they bow out of Europe

Jan 13th 2020, 7:00 AM 6,483 Views 2 Comments

The Australian also welcomed news confirming €20 million-worth of grants to go towards the Sportsground’s redevelopment.

# grant - Tuesday 13 August, 2019

'A shambles': Homeowners angry after funding stops for pilot grant scheme to help retrofit homes
# Energy
# Energy

'A shambles': Homeowners angry after funding stops for pilot grant scheme to help retrofit homes

Aug 13th 2019, 6:48 PM 44,823 Views 31 Comments

The Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland said there was no more funding available.

# grant - Tuesday 11 December, 2018

Doncaster's delight at snapping up 'the best player in the League of Ireland'
# Praise
From The42
# Praise

Doncaster's delight at snapping up 'the best player in the League of Ireland'

Dec 11th 2018, 4:38 PM 7,819 Views 8 Comments

Doncaster Rovers boss Grant McCann has been keeping a close eye on Kieran Sadlier.

# grant - Sunday 4 February, 2018

Amnesty boss says watchdog's grant decision could prove 'catastrophic'
# Eighth Amendment
# Eighth Amendment

Amnesty boss says watchdog's grant decision could prove 'catastrophic'

Feb 4th 2018, 12:05 AM 29,229 Views 80 Comments

The organisation is seeking legal advice about an ongoing dispute over a €137,000 grant it received.

# grant - Wednesday 16 September, 2015

Thousands of people are getting their €100 water conservation grant today
# Irish Water
# Irish Water

Thousands of people are getting their €100 water conservation grant today

Sep 16th 2015, 9:21 AM 27,723 Views 139 Comments

It might be worth checking your bank account if you registered with Irish Water.

# grant - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

If you want €100 off your water bill you better get moving
# Water Water Everywhere
# Water Water Everywhere

If you want €100 off your water bill you better get moving

Jun 30th 2015, 8:00 AM 31,913 Views 111 Comments

If you’re planning on paying, that is.

# grant - Saturday 20 June, 2015

Revealed: Here's how much it will cost Joan to administer that Irish Water grant
# Millions
# Millions

Revealed: Here's how much it will cost Joan to administer that Irish Water grant

Jun 20th 2015, 7:15 AM 17,342 Views 96 Comments

The cost of organising and overseeing the payments was the subject of much debate back in January. Here’s the figure…

# grant - Thursday 19 March, 2015

1.23 million households have now registered with Irish Water
# Pumping It Up
# Pumping It Up

1.23 million households have now registered with Irish Water

Mar 19th 2015, 4:34 PM 16,971 Views 186 Comments

The company is set to start issuing bills next month.

# grant - Thursday 29 January, 2015

Water charges: Government faces extra costs to pay for €100 household grant
# Irish Water
# Irish Water

Water charges: Government faces extra costs to pay for €100 household grant

Jan 29th 2015, 10:40 AM 17,005 Views 98 Comments

More staff will be needed to manage the household payment, Joan Burton’s department has said.

# grant - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

It will be September 2015 before you can apply for your €100 water grant
# Cash Money
# Cash Money

It will be September 2015 before you can apply for your €100 water grant

Nov 19th 2014, 7:30 PM 29,326 Views 98 Comments

Households will have paid two water bills before they can even apply for their ‘water conservation payment’

# grant - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

Irish scientist to help combat aggressive 'triple negative' breast cancer
# UCD
# UCD

Irish scientist to help combat aggressive 'triple negative' breast cancer

Aug 12th 2014, 4:00 PM 7,988 Views 3 Comments

UCD’s Dr Madeline Murphy has been awarded €25,000 from the Breast Cancer Campaign.

# grant - Monday 20 January, 2014

SUSI restores grant funding for 39 dental nursing and hygiene students
# Student Grant
# Student Grant

SUSI restores grant funding for 39 dental nursing and hygiene students

Jan 20th 2014, 9:47 PM 6,616 Views 8 Comments

Questions had been raised about the eligibility of dental nursing and hygiene students at UCC and Trinity.

# grant - Saturday 7 September, 2013

John Waters, junior doctors and jail: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

John Waters, junior doctors and jail: The week in numbers

Sep 7th 2013, 7:30 PM 6,217 Views 4 Comments

Plus: How much money did the bars in Leinster House make last year?

# grant - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

Surge in number of women seeking start-up funding
# Enterprise Ireland
# Enterprise Ireland

Surge in number of women seeking start-up funding

Aug 27th 2013, 6:45 AM 4,403 Views 20 Comments

Enterprise Ireland has just released its latest funding initiative as part of a drive to boost the number of high potential start-ups being led by women.

# grant - Monday 19 August, 2013

Poll: Should college grants be cut in the Budget?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should college grants be cut in the Budget?

Aug 19th 2013, 9:49 AM 12,964 Views 175 Comments

There is speculation that the college grants could be cut in October’s Budget as part of saving €100m in the Education Department.

# grant - Sunday 18 August, 2013

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

Aug 18th 2013, 8:00 PM 6,490 Views 4 Comments

Everyone’s talking about the four Irish people detained in Cairo, arrests at Eminem’s Slane gig, and Clare getting through to the All Ireland hurling final.

# grant - Saturday 17 August, 2013

Hundreds of families applying for grants to help cover high funeral costs
# Death In Ireland
# Death In Ireland

Hundreds of families applying for grants to help cover high funeral costs

Aug 17th 2013, 7:45 AM 16,326 Views 50 Comments

The Department of Social Protection is paying out more than €5 million every year to help people cover funeral and burial expenses for their loved ones.

# grant - Saturday 3 August, 2013

Student 'waiting nearly a year' for SUSI grant decision
# University
# University

Student 'waiting nearly a year' for SUSI grant decision

Aug 3rd 2013, 8:30 AM 8,490 Views 33 Comments

The Irish student, who is studying in the UK, said he still has not been given news on a decision about his grant application.

# grant - Saturday 13 April, 2013

Here is the week's news... skewed
# Not The News
From The Daily Edge
# Not The News

Here is the week's news... skewed

Apr 13th 2013, 10:00 AM 4,495 Views 8 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: How Ireland has some of the fittest fat kids in the world and why the axing of Communion grants is ‘worse than the famine’.

# grant - Thursday 28 March, 2013

Basketball Ireland to repay €124k for 'serious error' in use of grant money
# Basketball Ireland
From The42
# Basketball Ireland

Basketball Ireland to repay €124k for 'serious error' in use of grant money

Mar 28th 2013, 7:28 PM 15,982 Views 15 Comments

Over €1.2 million in capital funding was instead spent on development programmes by the association.

# grant - Friday 1 March, 2013

# grant - Wednesday 27 February, 2013

Kelleher: Dept of Health ringfence claim "strikes fear into me"
# Mobility Allowance
# Mobility Allowance

Kelleher: Dept of Health ringfence claim "strikes fear into me"

Feb 27th 2013, 5:38 PM 6,141 Views 42 Comments

He made the comment while questioning Minister Kathleen Lynch on the axing of the Mobility Allowance and Motorised Transport Grant.

# grant - Monday 14 January, 2013

Coveney announces €3.25 million grant for horticulture sector
# Agriculture
# Agriculture

Coveney announces €3.25 million grant for horticulture sector

Jan 14th 2013, 8:54 AM 2,849 Views 7 Comments

The Minister for Agriculture said that the scheme is “vital to improving growers’ competitiveness”.

# grant - Saturday 22 December, 2012

Ian Baraclough eyeing up at least two more quality signings for 2013
# Bit O'Red
From The42
# Bit O'Red

Ian Baraclough eyeing up at least two more quality signings for 2013

Dec 22nd 2012, 4:10 PM 1,194 Views 0 Comments

The Sligo Rovers chief needs to strengthen his squad after losing Airtricity POTY Mark Quigley.

# grant - Monday 17 December, 2012

Phil Hogan announces grant scheme for septic tanks
# Septic Tanks
# Septic Tanks

Phil Hogan announces grant scheme for septic tanks

Dec 17th 2012, 7:39 PM 10,747 Views 62 Comments

To be eligible for a septic tank grant, householders must register by 1 February 2013.

# grant - Sunday 9 December, 2012

McEntee called on to clarify 'callous' comments on respite care grant
# Carers
# Carers

McEntee called on to clarify 'callous' comments on respite care grant

Dec 9th 2012, 4:47 PM 17,280 Views 0 Comments

According to today’s Sunday Times, Minister McEntee said in relation to the controversial cut that “could stay in a top hotel for €700 a week”.

# grant - Friday 7 December, 2012

PHOTOS: Carers hold protest against plans to cut respite care grant
# Budget 2013
# Budget 2013

PHOTOS: Carers hold protest against plans to cut respite care grant

Dec 7th 2012, 2:57 PM 4,740 Views 32 Comments

Over 100 people gathered outside Leinster House to rally against the proposed cut from €1700 to €1325.

No change of heart from Government on respite care grant
# Budget 2013
# Budget 2013

No change of heart from Government on respite care grant

Dec 7th 2012, 8:49 AM 4,531 Views 89 Comments

Social Protection Minister Joan Burton has once more defended the decision to cut the respite care grant by more than €300 in Budget 2013.

# grant - Wednesday 14 November, 2012

Half of Údarás na Gaeltachta budget spent on former employees' pensions
# Gaeltacht
# Gaeltacht

Half of Údarás na Gaeltachta budget spent on former employees' pensions

Nov 14th 2012, 8:59 AM 6,775 Views 41 Comments

Sinn Féin Senator Trevor Ó Clochartaigh said the government is doing “untold damage” to the future of the Gaeltacht.

# grant - Friday 8 June, 2012

Carers using respite grant to pay bills, rather than for actual respite
# Carers
# Carers

Carers using respite grant to pay bills, rather than for actual respite

Jun 8th 2012, 9:55 AM 14,142 Views 10 Comments

This week 77,000 full-time carers are due to receive an annual respite grant of €1,700, but it’s unlikely to be used for holidays.

# grant - Tuesday 6 December, 2011

Readers' Panel: Student
# Budget 2012
# Budget 2012

Readers' Panel: Student

Dec 6th 2011, 9:56 PM 1,972 Views 9 Comments

Budget 2012 has brought a €250 registration fee increase for third-level students, cut student grants by 3 per cent, and cut maintenance payments for new postgrad entrants.

# grant - Saturday 3 December, 2011

TD 'reluctant to involve gardaí' in student occupation of his office
# Occupy Naas
# Occupy Naas

TD 'reluctant to involve gardaí' in student occupation of his office

Dec 3rd 2011, 10:16 AM 2,870 Views 16 Comments

Fine Gael TD Anthony Lawlor says the protest raises security concerns, but “the last thing I want is to get them in any sort of trouble”