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Friday 8 December 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# grants

This year
Slight increase announced in Housing Adaptation Grants for older and disabled people
The 2023 funding allocation is expected to result in approximately 12,300 grants for older people and disabled people to make modifications to their homes.
Last year
Students on maintenance grant to get extra payment today
The move was agreed as a cost of living measure in Budget 2023.
Cabinet to discuss increase in summer earnings threshold for third level student grants
Currently students can only earn €4,500 over the summer period if they do not want to lose their eligibility for the grant.
154 charities to receive grants from Late Late Toy Show Appeal's €6.6 million donations
For the first time, at least one project in every county across the island of Ireland will benefit.
All time
Mica scandal: Minister says devastation of homeowners 'not being ignored' by government
Cabinet was told today that 433 people in Donegal have engaged with the scheme so far.
Leo Varadkar says he regrets people 'jumping to blame' and 'finger-pointing' over spike in Covid-19 cases
The Tánaiste explained that when the virus starts rising in the community, “you then start seeing clusters popping up all over the place”.
Call for extension of wage subsidy scheme into 2021 as conference sector 'on verge of collapse'
Event organisers have said they face the prospect of no income for 18 months.
Government under fire as business 'restart grant' not up and running, two weeks in
ISME says businesses are ‘bleeding out cash’.
€10.3 million in funding announced for migrant integration and gender equality in the workforce
English language classes and training initiatives for women are some of the projects awarded grants.
'I'm gutted': Writers and directors due to receive Filmbase funding 'left hanging'
Many of these projects were due to start shooting this spring.
Sport Ireland maintains existing Government funding levels of €20 million
The announcement was made by Minister of State for Tourism and Sport Brendan Griffin at the National Indoor Arena this morning.
Over 200 new wheelchair accessible taxis added to the fleet in 2017
Grant funding of more than €1,700,000 was provided by the National Transport Authority to help drivers with funding.
Former Console bosses asked to repay grants worth €150,000
The charity, which was liquidated last year, received the money to provide counselling services for Irish emigrants in the UK.
Home Sweet Home donations to be given to groups tackling homelessness
About €129,000 was unspent after the occupation of Apollo House in Dublin ended.
Here's how much the new €6.9m GPA government deal is worth for an inter-county GAA player
The three-year package was announced yesterday.
20,000 students are still waiting for their grant applications to be processed
…but most of them haven’t submitted all the necessary documentation.
Donegal students almost twice as likely to receive grant money than those from Dublin
The research into grants is the first of its kind.
Student denied grant may have to drop out of college for third time in four years
Ennis-raised Raymond, 21, says he feels abandoned after his latest Susi application was rejected earlier this year.
If you get this email about student grants, don't click the link... It's a scam
The students grants body says a number of people have received the email.
With one day until the college grant deadline the SUSI website is back up and running
Head of communications with Student Universal Support Ireland (SUSI) Graham Doyle says that all applicants should now be able to access their website.
What is the Better Homes grant and how do you get one?
It’s all about the money, money, money.
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.
Arts Council doles out €30m among 200 arts organisations around Ireland
The council said it was mindful to help position the arts to benefit from and play a full part in the national recovery.
Opinion: I had to leave home and become independent at 18 – but SUSI won't recognise that
The grant is supposed to be there for people like me – people who can’t survive in college without it. But I don’t fit into SUSI’s picture of what a student is.
Google starts helping the fight against Ebola by donating €8 million
The search engine giant launched a public fundraising campaign where it will contribute $2 for every $1 donated to the fund.
Student finance body SUSI has paid out 11,000 more grants than this time last year
There are around 19,000 students still awaiting payments.
Don't believe everything your family says: babywear entrepreneur
But you should ask everyone you can for advice, Happynest founder says.
Are you saving for your kids' college education?
New research says that just 55% of parents are.
'Anti-business' local authorities are no place for enterprise offices-SFA
Concerns over the staffing and culture of Government’s new local enterprise offices.
€3m childcare fund will leave 70% of providers 'out in the cold'
Early Childhood Ireland is proposing that a separate strand of funding is immediately ringfenced for private childcare providers.
Can you get creative ... with a caravan?
Organisers of Electric Picnic are offering grants for people with great ideas.
SUSI set up special unit to urgently reassess 65 students
The students were previously informed that the authority make ‘seek to recover’ their grants, if they are not reassessed.
Here's how the HSE gave €3.4bn to the CRC, Rehab and all other health agencies in 2012
A breakdown of grants distributed by the HSE to over 700 hospitals and health bodies between 2010 and 2012 has been published today.
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.
IMPACT: Food exports could be hit by industrial action at Department of Agriculture
Over 600 technical staff at the Department of Agriculture intend to cause ‘administrative inconvenience to management’ from today.
SUSI may 'seek to recover' 65 postgraduate grants
The grants were received in error due to a combination of mis-assessment by SUSI and the forms being completed incorrectly, and the students can apply to be re-assessed.
€40 million sports fund available to Irish clubs
However, applications must be in by February 28.
Column: Operation Emigration – is the Government trying to give us the shove?
High youth unemployment, education cuts, and JobBridge… am I the only one thinking the Government is trying to get rid of us?
SUSI: Decisions have been made on all completed student grant applications
In its latest progress report, the awarding body has confirmed it’s reached the finalisation stage for grants two months faster than the last academic year.
Student denied a grant by SUSI, despite being €7,600 below income threshold
A Sinn Féin councillor says that he had to write to SUSI to explain that €46,661 is less than €54,240.