Education Hardship Support Initiative

 Educational Supports are available to help you participate and progress your education.

Application forms are available to download here: Hardship Fund 2016 Application Form

The closing date  is the 26th August 2016.

Dublin North West Area Partnership (DNWAP) is offering social welfare dependent/low income families from the DNWAP area (Finglas, Cabra, Ballymun, Santry, Whitehall, Drumcondra, Phibsboro, Ashtown/Navan Road, Phoenix Park) supports to participate in full time further education including books, printing costs and travel costs.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Mature students 21 and over participating at QQI Level 5-8 in recognised state colleges
  • Direct progress for students from Leaving Certificate to QQI Level 5-8 course

Application Process

  • Stage 1 – Register with Dublin North West Area Partnership
  • Stage 2 – Complete an application form

For further information please contact Tracey/Therese on 01 8361666 to book an appointment to register and receive an application form.

Information on eligibility criteria is available here: Eligibility Criteria

The hardship initiative is supported by The Social Inclusion and Community Activation Programme (SICAP) 2015-2017, funded by the Irish Government and co-funded by the European Social Fund and includes a special allocation under the Youth Employment Initiative.

Education Hardship Support Poster 2016