Class Materials Scheme 2018/2019.

This Scheme has now closed for 2018/2019. Sucessful applicants will be paid from October 15th 2018 through to November 30th 2018.

This scheme provides assistance to full-time students, registered on courses with high class material costs, such as Art, Design and Photography or certain courses which incur significant class material costs of greater than €500.

The assistance awarded is up to €500 per student, subject to eligibility criteria and funding. Applications will be accepted after the 26th October if there is still available funding.

Applicants are not required to submit receipts when applying for this fund.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q.        Am I eligible for class materials assistance if I am already receiving assistance under the General Student Assistance Fund?
A.        Yes if you meet the criteria for the Class Materials Scheme

Q.        Am I eligible to apply for the rent assistance scheme if I apply for assistance under the Class Materials Scheme?
A.        Yes

Q.        Can I email in the application form?
A.        No.  Please post completed application forms to the address below.

Q.        What is the most I can receive towards class materials?
A.        €500

Q.        Are there circumstances where I can receive a higher amount from this scheme?
A.        No, but if you require more than €500 you must apply under the Student Assistance Fund          

Q.        I am repeating the year; am I still eligible for class materials assistance?
A.        Yes

Q.        When will I be notified whether or not my application was successful?
A.        Approximately 3 weeks

        What happens next if I am successful?
A.        You will receive a request to complete a HEA Data Questionnaire and should receive funding within 10 days after this has been completed.

Q.        Do I need to provide receipts with my application for funding?
A.        No.


Financial Aid & Accommodation Services
TU Dublin City Campus,
5th Floor, Park House Grangegorman, 
191 North Circular Road, 
Dublin 7, 
D07 EWV4

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