Student Support


Arrangements For  New Student Grant Applications for 2012/2013

A new ONLINE ONLY student grant application system has been introduced for the 2012/2013 academic year. All NEW applications will be made online to a single awarding authority,  Please select the following link to gain direct access to this site:
SUSI  (Student Universal Support Ireland), a unit of City of Dublin VEC,

Further information can be accessed at:

The details of the 2012/13 student grant scheme are due to be announced in May and the SUSI online application system will be available from that date.

If you are already in receipt of a grant :

Students who are currently in receipt of a student grant and who are progressing to the next year of the same course will continue to be assessed and paid by their existing awarding authorities – i.e. Co. Roscommon V.E.C.

If you are changing your course or progressing to a new course  you will need to apply to the SUSI online system.

If you need further information please contact:
Helen Mee
Co. Roscommon V.E.C.,
Lanesboro Street,
090 6626151


Something of Interest to parents of Primary School Children

Last Friday on the eve of International Literacy Day Minister for Education, Ruairi Quinn at the

Department of Education and Skills launched a new website