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Belfast Met Sanctuary Scholarship Award

Belfast Metropolitan College recognises that people who are seeking asylum face particular barriers in accessing education including limited access to funding. The College is pleased to offer a full scholarship to cover the cost of course fees for a number of students who are registered asylum-seekers in the UK, and who will be starting their studies at Belfast Metropolitan College in the academic …

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South West College – Training Opportunities for Dungannon Campus

Please see below information about courses available for school leavers, recently redundant, long-term unemployed and parents returning to work.  Training, education and One-to-One mentoring available in a range of courses across SWC’s Dungannon, Cookstown and Magherafelt campus sites.  

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Belfast Met – ESOL Report

Please see below the latest annual ESOL Regional Coordination report. Annual End of Year Report – ESOL NI – 2021-22

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Free School Meals/School Uniform/Physical Education Uniform Allowance 2022-23

  With the new school year approaching we want to provide an update on 2022/23 applications. All parents/guardians are required to apply on-line via the EA website https://www.eani.org.uk/financial-help/free-school-meals. Parents/Guardians whose child has a Statement of Special Educational Needs (Stage 5) and requires a special diet should contact the Meals and Uniform Section for a paper application form if they wish …

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College Connect

New group now started- get in contact asap to join! If you or someone you know is planning to join the college soon but needs some support with transitioning into college life, our summer group is the one for you! Mentoring topics will include: Confidence and self esteem Resilience Coping with the stress of a new environment. Main campuses tours- …

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ESOL Resources

What can you do at home to learn English?  Please see the document below with some helpful links: ESOL Study at Home ESOL Websites and Apps for Teenagers: ESOL Resources For Teenagers

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Summer School Peacebuilding, Public Order and Conflict Management – Call for Applications

The Department of Conflict Resolution, Human Security and Global Governance at the John W. McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies, University of Massachusetts Boston, (UMASS) in partnership with Ulster University’s INCORE and the John Hume and Tip O’Neill Chair in Peace and community-based charity International Peace Education Resources (IPER) invite applications for the 2022 Summer Institute on Peacebuilding, …

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ESOL funding Alert! Trinity Language Access Fund: Support for Ukrainians

In an effort to support the millions of families that have had to take refuge as a result of the conflict in Ukraine, Trinity College London is pleased to introduce a special round of the Trinity Language Access Fund to help those who have been affected by the war. What is the Trinity Language Access Fund?  The Trinity Language Access …

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