Applications for our Flagship Programme 2017 opening soon!!!
Attending a DEIS school or a school within a postcode area with a low progression rate (under 30%) to third-level education.
Demonstrates a high level of motivation to join the programme.
From a background that means the young person would greatly benefit from participation on the programme.
Little or no history of people around the young person attending third-level education (immediate family, community, schoolmates).
Demonstrates a wish to engage with wider social issues within the young person's community.
Direct or indirect encounters with or awareness of issues of inequality within the young person's community.
Demonstrates a long-term commitment to participate and attend the programme every week. We seek a commitment of at least 75% attendance or participants risk losing their place on the programme.
Application forms for the 2017 programme will appear here soon. Watch this space!!!