About Us

Student Universal Support Ireland (SUSI) is Ireland’s national awarding authority for all further and higher education grants. SUSI offers funding to eligible students, from school leavers to mature students returning to education, in approved full time third level courses.

SUSI administers funding in line with the legislation as set out in the Student Support Act 2011, the Student Grant Scheme 2021 and Student Support Regulations 2021

SUSI is now open for applications for the 2021/22 academic year. Click here for further details on the application process.

Please Note: Online applications for 2020/21 are now closed. Click here for more information on Late Applications.

To the end of March 2021 for academic year 2020/21, over 100,900 applications have been received by SUSI and over 79,200 students have been awarded funding.