EDUCATION GRANTS AVAILABLE
Ferns Diocesan Board of Education Grant – First Year Child Assistance for Secondary School
The Ferns Diocesan Board of Education operates a First Year Child Assistance for Secondary School Grant. Only one grant is available per family and it is available to one child in any family resident in the Diocese of Ferns, who plans to a attend boarding school or day school under Protestant management. All applications are means tested and treated with the strictest of confidence. As the Boards funds are limited the maximum grant allocated is usually € 750. The advertisement for applications for this grant and Irish College Scholarships appears in the January & February edition of the magazine and also on the Diocesan Website and Facebook page. The closing date for applications is usually the middle of March and application forms are available from Margaret Jacob, Honorary Secretary, Ferns Diocesan Board of Education, Shroughmore, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford Y21 VW30.