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Full-time and part-time students (both undergraduate and postgraduate) who may fall under the following criteria are eligible to apply to receive a device under this scheme.

Please note:

This scheme is open to all students who for financial reasons are not in a position to purchase a laptop of their own – You will be required to upload supporting documentation to demonstrate that you and or your parents/guardians are not in a financial position to purchase a laptop. 

Please note all applicants will be required to provide evidence of socio economic disadvantage with their application.

  • Students disadvantaged by socio-economic barriers
  • First-time mature students
  • Students with disabilities
  • Part-time/flexible learning students
  • Students who hold further education qualifications
  • Students who are lone parents
  • Students who are members of the Traveller and Roma communities
  • Members of ethnic minorities groups

Ineligible Students 

International, non-EU fee-paying students will not be considered eligible for support under this Grant.

Application Outcome

Applicants will be informed of the outcome through their student email and, if successful, will receive the devices shortly afterwards.

Please Note- devices will not be allocated to students until college registration has been completed at a date yet to be confirmed.

Students will be required to present appropriate and supporting documentation when applying to the laptop scheme. These documents may include proof of the student’s/parent’s income, as appropriate, and receipts for costs such as rent, bills or childcare and other forms of supporting documentation/ proof of circumstances.