SUSI - Maintenance/Fee Grant Application

All new student Maintenance/Fee Grant applications will be made online to SUSI (Student Universal Support Ireland) through their website at (see also

Applications for those entering Higher Education in 2019 will open when the 2019 Grants Scheme is announced by the Department of Education and Skills.

See and for information on grants. Applicants who wish to apply for a Maintenance/Fee Grant should first check their eligibility at

Please see the SUSI web site for information on courses offered through CAO that are eligible for funding.

If you wish to apply for a grant, you may indicate this on your CAO online application. CAO will then provide your Identification, Contact and Offer/Acceptance details to the grant authority (SUSI).

Other than providing these details to the grant authority, CAO plays no role in processing grant applications.