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#Grant

# grant - This year 2022

Treatment Benefit Scheme for dental works, hearing aids and glasses extended by 80,000 people
# Grant
# Grant

Treatment Benefit Scheme for dental works, hearing aids and glasses extended by 80,000 people

May 30th 2022, 11:27 AM 30,260 Views 8 Comments

The amount of PRSI contributions necessary for young people to qualify has been significantly reduced.

Thousands of people with alopecia can benefit from €500 grant to buy wig
# Wig Grant
# Wig Grant

Thousands of people with alopecia can benefit from €500 grant to buy wig

May 25th 2022, 2:55 PM 16,416 Views 9 Comments

The government grant will go to people who suffer hair loss due to illness.

# grant - Last year 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 21,348 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 - All time

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 31,303 Views 23 Comments

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

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 6,514 Views 2 Comments

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

'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 44,959 Views 31 Comments

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

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 7,844 Views 8 Comments

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

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 29,271 Views 80 Comments

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

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 27,746 Views 139 Comments

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

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 31,928 Views 111 Comments

If you’re planning on paying, that is.

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 17,363 Views 96 Comments

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

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 16,991 Views 186 Comments

The company is set to start issuing bills next month.

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 17,025 Views 98 Comments

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

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 29,345 Views 98 Comments

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

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 8,009 Views 3 Comments

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

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 6,650 Views 8 Comments

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

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 6,231 Views 4 Comments

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

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 4,411 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.

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 12,975 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.

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

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

Aug 18th 2013, 8:00 PM 6,507 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.

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 16,390 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.

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 8,525 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.

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 4,507 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’.

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 16,005 Views 15 Comments

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

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 6,161 Views 42 Comments

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

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 2,865 Views 7 Comments

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

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 1,209 Views 0 Comments

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

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 10,763 Views 62 Comments

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

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 17,330 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”.

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 4,778 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 4,549 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.

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 6,807 Views 41 Comments

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

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 14,255 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.

Readers' Panel: Student
# Budget 2012
# Budget 2012

Readers' Panel: Student

Dec 6th 2011, 9:56 PM 1,988 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.

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 2,900 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”