Fitzpatrick, Peter

Thursday, 9 November 2017

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Student Grant Scheme Administration

In recent months I have assisted a family in Dundalk with a Student Universal Support Ireland, SUSI, application. This family has two children in third level education and they face a dilemma, as ...More Button

I understand that in SUSI guidelines and rules there is no provision under the student grant scheme to provide any exceptions to those involved in the insolvency process. That is why I have brough...More Button

The Minister is the last hope for these children. We speak about homelessness, health and education and, health aside, the most important thing for any family is their education. I am pleading ...More Button

Student Grant Scheme Administration (Continued)

The people of Ireland have helped this Government get to where we are at the moment. We cannot deprive these two children of an education. I will give the Minister the address and mobile number o...More Button