Co Meath VEC will continue to process renewal applications for students who have been awarded a grant from us for any year of your current course.
Grant Renewal Form 2012/2013
Documentary evidence required with Grant Renewal Form 2012/2013
Students changing from your current course or progressing to a new course (be it an add on course or otherwise) will need to make the new application online to SUSI (Student Universal Support Ireland - a division of the City of Dublin VEC).
City of Dublin VEC is looking after new applications for Student Grants for 2012/13
CDVEC Administrative Offices
Telephone: 01 668 0614
Contact Co Meath VEC 3rd Level Grants Office
046 90 68219
046 90 68227
046 90 29821
Department of Social Protection - FRAUD CONTROLS
Students are reminded that Institutions of Education are required to provide details of student enrolments to the Department of Social Protection, to identify possible abuses of the Social Welfare System. You are not entitled to receive a Social Welfare payment while attending a full-time course of study unless you have received prior approval from the Department under the terms of the scheme. It is Department of Social Protection policy to consider for prosecution ALL cases of fraud and abuse of the Social Welfare system. All information is treated as confidential and is subject to the provisions of the Data Protection Act and the Freedom of Information Act.
Department of Social Protection
For more information visit www.welfare.ie
Please visit www.studentfinance.ie for full information on the grant application process including details of how to apply for a grant online; and for further information regarding all aspects of financial support to students.
Useful Downloads & Links
Request a Social Welfare Statement
Student Finance Website: For further information regarding all aspects of financial support to students please click here
NQAI provides academic recognition of foreign qualifications in Ireland and comparison of various awards to levels on the Irish National Framework of Qualifications (NFQ) – both foreign and older Irish awards. The following links should provide further information:
Qualifications Recognition Service: (recognition of foreign qualifications in Ireland)
The application form is available to download from the website here. Individual award-holders should make their application by post.
2. International Qualifications Database:
Here, there are comparability’s available for many awards. Click here
3. For the many UK awarding bodies such as City & Guilds that offer programmes in Ireland. Listings of these awards with an NFQ level are available via the following link here
Details on the NFQ level of awards of the Universities other than degrees are available at the following link here
Information on professional bodies who have had their awards aligned to the NFQ can be found at the link here