Tuesday, 2 July 2019

Ceisteanna (716)

Dara Calleary

Ceist:

716. Deputy Dara Calleary asked the Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht the 2019 budget allocation for the island scholarship scheme; the number of scholarships the allocation will cater for in 2019; the number of scholarships availed of over the 2016 to 2018 period on an annual basis; and the budget allocation for each year in tabular form. [27603/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Culture)

The information requested by the Deputy is outlined in the following table:-

Year

Expenditure

Total number of students who availed of the fund

2016

€135,000

34

2017

€125,037

40

2018

€152,103

30

2019 to date

€ 81,783

30