Friday, 6 September 2019

Questions (496)

Róisín Shortall

Question:

496. Deputy Róisín Shortall asked the Minister for Education and Skills the estimated first year and full year cost of every 1% increase in grants under the SUSI scheme. [36755/19]

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Written answers (Question to Education)

The estimated cost of increasing all SUSI maintenance grants by 1% would be €775k in the first year (Sept-Dec) and €1.7m for the full year cost.