Over two-thirds of third level grant applications in Kerry are successful

Over two-thirds of applications for third level grants in Kerry have been successful.

Student Universal Support Ireland or SUSI has had 3,877 applications from the county this term.

By the end of September, they had awarded 2,639 grants to Kerry students.

They refused or cancelled 468 applications, and in the remaining 770 cases, the applications are either awaiting documentation from students or are with SUSI for assessment.