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 Support Scheme and Student Support Regulations.

SUSI is currently accepting applications for academic year 2020/21. Last year, almost 96,000 applications were received with over 76,000 students awarded funding.