Refund of Fees Scheme




Applications are now invited for the refund of fees scheme for teachers who have successfully undertaken a course/part of a course in the period 1st September 2013 to 31st August 2014. The closing date for receipt of applications is Friday 10th April 2015.

No late applications will be considered.

The relevant circular and application form(s) can be downloaded by clicking the relevant links below.

1. Refund of Fees Circular, 2014 - English

2. Refund of Fees Circular, 2014 - Gaeilge
3. Application Form -English
4. Application Form - Gaeilge

Courses which qualify should be of benefit to schools, school management and the improvement of teaching and learning. Courses must lead to an award from an appropriate accreditation authority approved by D.E.S. Please note that this scheme excludes courses which result in a qualification in respect of which an allowance is payable. Serving teachers who are fully registered with The Teaching Council are eligible to apply under the scheme.

Marino Institute of Education administers the scheme on behalf of the Department. A Monitoring Committee consisting of representatives from teachers unions, school management and D.E.S. oversees the administration process.

Please contact us for further information

Contact Information:

Leo Kelly
The Administrator
Refund of Fees Scheme Secretary
The Secretary

Refund of Fees Office
Marino Institute of Education

Griffith Avenue
Dublin 9

Fax:    01-8057712
Tel:     01-8535102