Department of Education, Sport and Culture​ Digital Services 

Support under the Student Awards Regulations is available to students studying towards further and higher education. Students need to meet the required criteria in terms of residency and academic qualifications. Each applicant will be assessed on individual circumstances.

Help is available to guide you through the Student Awards process - click here.

First year students: Applications for first year (under- and post-graduate) studies are now open. 

Continuing students: Continuing students have been invited via email to make their application for continued funding. Please use the link and unique invitation code provided in this email to access your account. If you have not received an invitation by the 21st of June, please check your spam/junk folder before contacting the Student Awards team via email at

Student Awards