Advertisement
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 8°C Thursday 19 May 2022

#Student Grants

# student-grants - Thursday 2 August, 2012

Column: Student fees mean my parents can’t afford to send us to college
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Student fees mean my parents can’t afford to send us to college

Aug 2nd 2012, 7:15 AM 2,584 Views 142 Comments

Caught between fees and grants, a growing number of would-be students face missing out altogether. Welcome to the world of the ‘inbetweeners’, writes Patrick Kelleher.

# student-grants - Monday 28 May, 2012

Students to take appeal against grant reforms to the Supreme Court
# Student Grants
# Student Grants

Students to take appeal against grant reforms to the Supreme Court

May 28th 2012, 5:09 PM 2,486 Views 13 Comments

One of the three students who sought the original judicial review has since dropped out of college due to grant reforms and is planning to emigrate.

# student-grants - Wednesday 25 April, 2012

High Court dismisses students' appeal against third-level grant reforms
# Student Grants
# Student Grants

High Court dismisses students' appeal against third-level grant reforms

Apr 25th 2012, 11:41 AM 4,270 Views 34 Comments

Students whose grants were reformed last year are told the State’s economic problems trump their legitimate expectations.

# student-grants - Monday 20 February, 2012

# student-grants - Tuesday 22 November, 2011

Column: Cutting grants isn’t just bad for students – it’s bad for Ireland
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Cutting grants isn’t just bad for students – it’s bad for Ireland

Nov 22nd 2011, 8:30 PM 65 Views 21 Comments

The boom taught us the danger of ignoring inconvenient truths, writes Miles Link – so what are we doing with cuts to the universities?

# student-grants - Monday 21 November, 2011

Quinn refuses to rule out blanket cull of postgraduate grants
# Grants
# Grants

Quinn refuses to rule out blanket cull of postgraduate grants

Nov 21st 2011, 10:23 AM 2,030 Views 28 Comments

Ruairí Quinn admits the Budget will be so tough that a blanket cut to postgraduate student grants “cannot be ruled out”.

# student-grants - Monday 19 September, 2011

Students win new independent appeals process for university grants
# Student Grants
# Student Grants

Students win new independent appeals process for university grants

Sep 19th 2011, 7:51 AM 848 Views 0 Comments

The Union of Students in Ireland has hailed the establishment of a central appeals board by minister Ruairí Quinn.