Higher Education Grants

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All new applications will be made online to a single awarding authority, SUSI (Student Universal Support Ireland), through www.susi.ie

The details of the 2016/2017 student grant scheme has been announced.

If students have any difficulties or queries about the online application, please contact SUSI Support Tel: 0761 08 7874 or email: support@susi.cdvec.ie

Students who are currently in receipt of a student grant from Dublin City Council and are progressing to the next year of the same course will continue to be assessed and paid by Higher Education Grants Section, Dublin City Council.
Students should receive a renewal form by the end of June 2016. If you do not receive a renewal form, please email highereducationgrants@dublincity.ie for further information or to request a form.

The closing date for applications is 31st August 2016. Students who are changing course or progressing to a new course must apply to the SUSI online system.


For more information

If you have a query on any aspect of the Scheme or the application process please contact us at directly at

e-mail. highereducationgrants@dublincity.ie

Tel. 01 222 2161

Other useful Higher Education Grants contacts:

Fingal County Council
e-mail. heg@fingalcoco.ie
. 01 890 5792

South Dublin County Council
e-mail educationgrants@sdublincoco.ie
Tel. 01 414 9100

Dun Laoghaire Rathdown County Council
e-mail heg@dllrcoco.ie
Tel. 01 205 4777

City of Dublin VEC
e-mail grants@cdvec.ie
Tel. 01 668 0614

Higher Education Authority


City of Dublin VEC