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#Student Grant

# student-grant - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Postgraduate SUSI applicant? Let’s hope you were never hardworking or homeless

I worked full-time during my full-time undergraduate degree; in 2007 my mother and I became homeless. Yet I am not deemed eligible for a full postgraduate grant.

# student-grant - Tuesday 2 December, 2014

Data breach made student grant applications visible on website

The grant applications included bank account information and details of parents’ incomes.

# student-grant - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

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

You can apply for the grant online.

# student-grant - Monday 20 January, 2014

SUSI restores grant funding for 39 dental nursing and hygiene students

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

# student-grant - Friday 1 March, 2013

Poll: Should means testing for student grants include assets and savings? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should means testing for student grants include assets and savings?

Coalition parties are divided over new proposals to broaden the criteria for the means testing of third level grants.

# student-grant - 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.

# student-grant - Thursday 8 November, 2012

Some 48,000 student grant applications still to be completed

Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore confirmed in the Dáil today that just 27 per cent of the 66,000 applications received have been completed so far.

# student-grant - Tuesday 6 December, 2011

Readers' Panel: Student

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.

# student-grant - Monday 5 December, 2011

In numbers: the first half of Budget 2012

A numerical breakdown of where the government has cut €2.2 billion in spending,