Financial Support

Funding for full-time students may be available if they meet eligibility criteria.

Further Education

DAERA Further Education Awards are administered by The Education Authority on behalf of DAERA. Students enrolled on a full-time Further Education course at CAFRE should therefore apply to The Education Authority for financial support at

To find out more about the financial support available and the eligibility requirements for students on further education courses at CAFRE, you can get more information by contacting:

Further Education Awards Section

The Education Authority 1 Hospital Road
Co Tyrone
BT79 0AW
Telephone: 028 8225 4546

Higher Education

Student Finance NI provide financial support to higher education students in Northern Ireland.

Information on the full range of financial support available can be found at studentfinanceni.

Students from the ROI can find information on financial support on the Student Universal Support Ireland (SUSI) website.

Applications for 2018/19 available now!

Applications for student finance, for courses starting after 1 September 2018, are now available.