Midnight is deadline for SUSI grant applications

Over 7 thousand students across the north west are being reminded today is the deadline for SUSI grant applications.

The national student grant awarding body, is urging students who have yet to submit their applications for student grant funding for the 2019/20 academic year to do so now by applying online at susi.ie

This year just under 2,150 students sat the Leaving Cert Exam in Donegal, this figures was just over 800 in Sligo and just over 400 in Leitrim.

The Leaving Certificate results are due on Tuesday, August 13th and the first round offers for the CAO will be issued by Friday, 16th August.

SUSI Spokesperson, Aoife Greene, explains what will happen if the deadline is missed: