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# maintenance-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.

# maintenance-grants - Wednesday 19 September, 2012

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.

# maintenance-grants - Tuesday 18 September, 2012

Hogan supports councils linking college grants to Household Charge
# Household Charge
# Household Charge

Hogan supports councils linking college grants to Household Charge

Sep 18th 2012, 2:47 PM 7,323 Views 182 Comments

The Minister for the Environment says delaying grant payments was not his idea, but is an understandable council policy.

Poll: Should grant holders have to prove payment of the household charge?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should grant holders have to prove payment of the household charge?

Sep 18th 2012, 11:24 AM 11,552 Views 211 Comments

Do you think Clare County Council is right to demand students provide proof of payment of the household charge before they receive grants?

# maintenance-grants - Wednesday 8 August, 2012

Farming bodies against asset testing for third-level grants
# Education
# Education

Farming bodies against asset testing for third-level grants

Aug 8th 2012, 6:42 PM 4,987 Views 70 Comments

Interest groups say the move could result in children from low-income families being refused maintenance assistance.

# maintenance-grants - Tuesday 7 August, 2012

Students fear 'two-tiered' college system as Quinn endorses loan scheme
# Student Loans
# Student Loans

Students fear 'two-tiered' college system as Quinn endorses loan scheme

Aug 7th 2012, 12:15 PM 8,967 Views 51 Comments

Bank of Ireland announces a loan scheme for postgraduate students which will go some way to replacing their former grants.